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LocalBitcoins security contact and vulnerability reporting
LocalBitcoins recognizes the importance of security researchers in helping keep our community safe. We encourage responsible disclosure of security vulnerabilties.
Responsible Disclosure
Responsible disclosure includes
  1. Providing us a reasonable amount of time to fix the issue before publishing it elsewhere.
  2. Making a good faith effort to not leak or destroy any LocalBitcoins user data.
  3. Not defrauding LocalBitcoins users or LocalBitcoins itself in the process of discovery.
In order to encourage responsible disclosure, we promise not to bring legal action against researchers who point out a problem provided they do their best to follow the above guidelines.
Thank you for helping keep the bitcoin community safe!
Rewards
LocalBitcoins is willing to reward the security researchers for bug reports that help us to improve our security. However, the company reserves right to evaluate reported vulnerabilities, their relevance and risk level, and based on that, make the decision on possible reward.
Focus areas
We are especially interested and willing to reward for following type of vulnerabilities:
Findings that are non-rewardable
Reporting security issues
Security issues can be reported via email to security@localbitcoins.com
Sensitive reports can be encrypted with following PGP key:
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Old hall of fame
LocalBitcoins credits the following people who have helped with the security:
Madhu Akula
Kesav Viswanath
Gopinath Madurai
Ahmed Jerbi
Sunil Modi
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