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DoJ Launches Framework for Vulnerability Disclosure Programs
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HackerOne, et al and the DoJ
I believe this could be the start of a powerful nationwide infrastructure that could not only lead to quick closure of vulnerabilities but also to an interactive database accessible to an "invisible" AI that could help predict potential vulnerabilities and see them closed before they are even found.  However, to achieve such a goal various levels of access are going to be required into all systems of the organizations who participate.  Then the question in terms of regulatory-related vulnerabilities may arise in terms of organizations realizing they have no choice but to participate once the infrastructure is fully operational.  It also makes one wonder what the future of bug bounty and vulnerability coordination orgs like HackerOne will be.  The groups are often siloed in their own way and there is no useful connection between extant databases to achieve anything along the lines of a predictive and self-defending AI.


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