Donation Option is now offered for the LINE Security Bug Bounty Program


A donation option is now offered for rewards from the LINE Security Bug Bounty Program. LINE Corporation began this program on June 2, 2016, to reward those who discover and report vulnerabilities in the security of services operated by LINE.


■ Official website for LINE Security Bug Bounty Program


Starting today, program participants will have to option to decline to receive their cash reward and donate it to an OSS or other internet community instead.

If they choose to donate, LINE will match the reward amount and make the donation in the name of LINE Corporation.


■ List of organizations to which donations can be made (as of November 16, 2017)

Apache Software Foundation

Linux Foundation


Electronic Frontier Foundation

Let's Encrypt


The LINE Security Bug Bounty Program continues to accept reports of vulnerabilities from external parties.

Bug Report Form: