Established in 2016 by the Secretary of Defense, and born out of Hack The Pentagon, the Vulnerability Disclosure Program (VDP) operates to strengthen the security of the Department of Defense (DoD) Information Network (DoDIN) by crowdsourcing the discovery of cyber-based vulnerabilities. It is the largest single disclosure program in the world with over
Topic: Vulnerability Disclosure Program
Mr. Kristopher Johnson serves as Director of the Department of Defense (DoD) Vulnerability Disclosure Program (VDP), DoD Cyber Crime Center (DC3). Supporting the DoD Chief Information Officer, U.S. Cyber Command, Joint Force HQs – DoDIN, and the cyber elements of all DoD components, the DoD VDP crowdsources the expertise of private-sector white hat
A draft directive would require civilian agencies to find and fix network vulnerabilities spotted by public security researchers.