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Security regulations and best practices for fintech in 2024
February 19, 2024 · 5 min read

Read about cybersecurity regulations shaping the fintech and banking landscape and the best practices to remain compliant and protect customer data.

Help us make security testing more transparent!
February 01, 2024 · 2 min read

We launched a survey to collect expert insights that will help us improve the features & functionalities of HackGATE™ — and increase transparency and accountability in security testing.

Cybersecurity 2024: AI threats, data phishing, and regulations
January 23, 2024 · 6 min read

Discover our predictions for 2024's biggest cybersecurity trends and learn how to stay ahead with proactive security strategies.

The UK’s new PSTI Act for IoT devices: how it impacts you & how we can help
January 10, 2024 · 4 min read

Learn about key requirements of the UK’s new PTSI legislation, penalties for non-compliance, and how our managed VDP can help you adhere to the regulations.

Measuring the success of bug bounty programs: outdated vs new methods
November 28, 2023 · 5 min read

Shift from outdated metrics to advanced methods to monitor the success of your Bug Bounty Programs. Learn how HackGATE's insights and control can help.

Increasing confidence in pentests: how to hold providers and testers accountable?
November 27, 2023 · 5 min read

Explore the importance of accountability in penetration testing. Learn how to choose the right provider, set security boundaries, and monitor testing activity.

How to simplify your SOC 2 compliance audit process using HackGATE
November 20, 2023 · 6 min read

Smoother compliance audits using HackGATE. From understanding compliance prerequisites to transparent security testing, documentation, and risk management.

Maximizing efficiency in Bug Bounty Programs with HackGATE
November 19, 2023 · 4 min read

Discover how HackGATE, an industry-first platform for monitoring penetration tests, can bring transparency and accountability to your bug bounty program.

Gábor Varjas joins Hackrate as Head of Ethical Hacking Services
November 16, 2023 · 5 min read

Meet Gábor Varjas, our new Head of Ethical Hacking Services, bringing 24 years of IT security expertise from global enterprises. Get to know him better from our blog post!

Traditional pentest vs. bug bounty program: the pros, the cons, and how to do it right
October 24, 2023 · 7 min read

Traditional pentest and bug bounty both have their pros and cons — and for efficient security testing, making the right choice is crucial. Read our comparison.