GitHub Security Page Overview

Key Takeaways

Compliance badges


Calls to Action

Security workshop, contact sales


Bug Bounty Program
Based on the page highlights.

Short Overview

In general overview, GitHub's security landing page exhibits security highlights from different aspects like the Platform, Products, Features, and Customers. While the page itself doesn't give much insight into GitHub security features, there are links to related pages. Three things that stand out in highlights are the mention of its Bug Bounty program, security R&D team, and internal red team. Following that section, there is a showcase of the compliance badges, including SOC 1 and SOC 2, preceding the spotlight on GitHub Security Lab bug bounty and the number of CVEs found.

Highlighted keywords: Bug bounty, GitHub Security Lab, security

Security Page Structure

GitHub has only a single dedicated page for security and compliance. The link to the page can be quickly found in the website footer.

Security Page link:

Page highlights

This section outlines the key parts of the security and compliance page.

  • Hero section CTA buttons leading to a security workshop and sales contact pages
  • Security highlights like Features, Products, and Open-Source concerning GitHub
  • Display of badges for compliance certifications, attestations, and regulations like SOC 1, SOC, FedRAMP
  • A section committed to promoting the GitHub Security Lab bug bounty
  • GitHub security team promotion for open roles

Compliance Certifications

  • GDPR
  • SOC 1 and SOC 2
  • FedRAMP LI-Saas Authorization to Operate (ATO)
  • CSA

Best practices checklist

This checklist is based on the Minimum Viable Secure Product and the information on the concerning platform’s security and compliance pages.

Note that some details might be missing if the information is mentioned in a whitepaper or login-required Trust Portal and not directly on the page.

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Backup and disaster recovery
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External testing
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Incident handling
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Single sign-on
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Backup and disaster recovery
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