Security is core to our values, and we value the input of hackers acting in good faith to help us maintain a high standard for the security and privacy for our users. This includes encouraging responsible vulnerability research and disclosure. This policy sets out our definition of good faith in the context of finding and reporting vulnerabilities, as well as what you can expect from us in return.
When working with us according to this policy, you can expect us to:
- Extend Safe Harbor (see below) for your vulnerability research that is related to this policy;
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- Work to remediate discovered vulnerabilities in a timely manner; and
- Recognize your contribution to improving our security if you are the first to report a unique vulnerability, and your report triggers a code or configuration change.
## Safe Harbor
When conducting vulnerability research according to this policy, we consider this research to be:
- Authorized in accordance with the law, and we will not initiate or support legal action against you for accidental, good faith violations of this policy;
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If at any time you have concerns or are uncertain whether your security research is consistent with this policy, please submit a report through one of our Official Channels before going any further.
## Ground Rules
To encourage vulnerability research and to avoid any confusion between good-faith hacking and malicious attack, we ask that you:
- Play by the rules. This includes following this policy, as well as any other relevant agreements. If there is any inconsistency between this policy and any other relevant terms, the terms of this policy will prevail.
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- You should only interact with test accounts you own or with explicit permission from the account holder.
- Do not engage in extortion.
## Disclosure Terms
The vulnerability is kept private until a majority of instances known on instances.joinpeertube.org have updated to a safe version of PeerTube or applied a hotfix. The PeerTube development team coordinates efforts to update once the patch is issued.
## Official Channels
To help us receive vulnerability submissions we use the following official reporting channels: