OnePlus Company Ltd is a Chinese smartphone manufacturing company based in Shenzhen, Guangdong. The company was founded by Pete Lau and Carl Pei in December 2013.
The company has had to deal with multiple security breaches in the recent times. OnePlus is trying to elevate its security and a means the company is trying to use is setting a bug bounty. They have announced a bug bounty program dubbed OnePlus Security Response Center (aka OneSRC).
OnePlus is offering to pay you $50 to $7000 for any discovered and reported bugs in its products and systems. The rewards are divided into five tiers:
- Special cases: up to $7,000
- Critical: $750 to $1,500
- High: $250 to $750
- Medium: $100 to $250
- Low: $50 to $100
OnePlus says that the rewards will be determined based on vulnerability severity and actual business impact. If you discover any bugs in OnePlus products all you need to do is inform the company throught the OneSRC and you will be rewarded.
OnePlus also announced its partnership with the bug bounty platform HackerOne to gain insights from top security researchers and experts. OnePlus says the pilot program of this collaboration will start in 2020 which will invite select researchers to test its systems against potential threats.