$200K Bug Bounty Payout

This post was originally published on Harvest

By Harvest & Armor.Fi ft. Immunefi

Dear Farmers,

Earlier this year Harvest joined the Armor Alliance Big Bug Bounty Challenge with Immunefi. The mission of this venture was to boost the bug bounty reward for the most critical vulnerability to $200,000.

Such a big bounty incentivizes super shadowy coders to stress test Harvest’s smart contracts while not causing any real harm to our platform.

This month, an uninitialized proxy implementation vulnerability has been found by a whitehat hacker, reported through Immunefi, and has already been fixed by the Harvest team.

This issue didn’t provide attackers with the opportunity to steal funds. They were able to harm, but not profit. Harvest decided to pay the highest bounty to set an example for our dedication to depositors’ security.

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Harvest handled the payout of $100,000 in USDC with Armor.fi matching that amount in $ARMOR tokens.

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Harvest is thankful for the hacker taking the white hat route and allowing us to strengthen the security of our platform.

Security remains the main priority of Harvest and welcomes other talented hackers to challenge our security measures in a white hat manner.

See Harvest’s list of bounties at https://immunefi.com/bounty/harvest/

About Armor.fi

Armor makes investing in DeFi as safe as possible with crypto-native, dynamic smart coverage aggregation. As a decentralized brokerage, Armor’s innovations provide on-demand, real-time coverage and non-custodial security solutions for user assets.

Armor’s focus is on building an ecosystem of interoperable protocols and products to secure and scale mass adoption of DeFi both with institutions and individuals.

With innovative products and programs, Armor is a market leader in Defi Asset Security

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About Immunefi

Immunefi is the premier bug bounty platform for smart contracts and DeFi projects, where security researchers review code, disclose vulnerabilities, get paid, and make crypto safer. Immunefi removes security risk through bug bounties and comprehensive security services.

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About Harvest Finance:

Harvest is an asset management platform that maximizes yield for assets deposited by users. Harvest reduces gas costs and develops cutting-edge strategies to become the stop-shop of yield farming in DeFi.

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