March 6, 2016
Katie Moussouris was quoted in the Hill about military recruitment in Silicon Valley:
One is a first-of-its-kind government initiative dubbed “Hack the Pentagon,” which will reward hackers for uncovering security flaws, or bugs, in the DOD’s networks.
“This is a huge, significant shift,” said Katie Moussouris, a long-time hacker and chief policy officer at HackerOne, which coordinates similar “bug bounty” programs for companies.
It’s the Pentagon “accepting the dark arts, accepting hackers’ skills as something that is really important,” she added.