Bug Bounty Hunting Skill Test

Skill summary

The bug bounty hunting skill test evaluates your abilities in finding and reporting vulnerabilities or bugs in computer software, websites, and other digital systems in exchange for a reward, usually monetary. Companies offer bug bounty programs to identify and fix issues in their products before they are released into the market.

Organizations look for proficiency in cybersecurity and an understanding of common vulnerabilities if you are keen to make a career in bug bounty hunting. Overall, you must be a combination of technical skills and a hacker's mindset.


Multiple Choice Questions


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Why we created this test

The bug bounty hunting skill test will measure a range of skills from web application technologies and penetration testing to common vulnerabilities and excellent communication abilities. 

Candidates who do well on the skill test have a solid understanding of different web frameworks like HTTP, HTML, and penetration testing tools like Burp Suite, OWASP ZAP, and web application vulnerabilities such as SQL injection, cross-site scripting (XSS), and cross-site request forgery (CSRF).

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Skills evaluated

Bug bounty hunters need to have certain competencies to do their job well. The skills that they should have are:
Network and application securities
Python, BASH, Java, Ruby, Perl
Linux, Windows, and MacOS
Pentest management platforms
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Related roles

Use the bug bounty hunting skill test to hire for these roles:
Ethical Hacker
Application Security Engineer
Penetration Tester
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Science-backed questions for hundreds of roles

Use these sample questions to evaluate skill and fit for the bug bounty hunting role before hiring.

1. _______ can be exploited through phishing
  • System with virus 
  • System without firewall 
  • System with vulnerabilities 
  • System with a string password 
  • None of these 
2. There are ______ types of exploits
  • 2 
  • 3 
  • 4 
  • 5 
  • None of these 
3.  ______ is also a type of security bug
  • System defect 
  • Security defect 
  • Software error 
  • Security problem 
  • No 
4. ______ is the full form of ISMS
  • Information Security Management System 
  • Information Server Management System 
  • Information Security Management Software 
  • Internet Server Management System 
  • None of these 
5.  ______ technique allows you to compromise any system within a system for attacking other systems
  • Cracking 
  • Exploiting 
  • Hacking 
  • Pivoting 
  • None of these 

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