SecurityTrails Blog

How I Lost the SecurityTrails #ReconMaster Contest, and How You Can Win: Edge-Case Recon Ideas.
SecurityTrails Blog · Jul 29 · by Luke Stephens

How I Lost the SecurityTrails #ReconMaster Contest, and How You Can Win: Edge-Case Recon Ideas

A while back, SecurityTrails announced that they would be running a contest dubbed “Recon Master”—the aim of which is to find hostnames that resolve to an IPv4 address that haven’t already been found by SecurityTrails. As it had been a while since I flexed my recon muscles, that sounded very interesting to me. These days, the majority of my asset discovery phase is spent literally just using SecurityTrails, so this would force me to think outside of the box and stop being so lazy.

#ProTips: Catching Bugs with Adrien Jeanneau.
SecurityTrails Blog · Jul 13 · by Sara Jelen

#ProTips: Catching Bugs with Adrien Jeanneau

Despite the growing myriad of bug bounty platforms, accessible resources for beginners as well as those looking to further their skills and enhance their toolstacks, and the considerable strength of its online community, bug bounty hunting still remains a challenge for many. As we’ve said before, bug bounty hunting is both an art and a science—it’s about taking the road less traveled when it comes to vulnerability searching strategies.