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Microsoft Offers $100,000 Bounty for Finding Bugs in Its Identity Services

Microsoft Offers $100,000 Bounty for Finding Bugs in Its Identity Services
July 17, 2018Mohit Kumar
Microsoft today launched a new bug bounty program for bug hunters and researchers finding security vulnerabilities in its "identity s...

Uber Paid 20-Year-Old Florida Hacker $100,000 to Keep Data Breach Secret

Uber Paid 20-Year-Old Florida Hacker $100,000 to Keep Data Breach Secret
December 06, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Last year, Uber received an email from an anonymous person demanding money in exchange for the stolen user database. It turns out that ...

Google Play Store Launches Bug Bounty Program to Protect Popular Android Apps

Google Play Store Launches Bug Bounty Program to Protect Popular Android Apps
October 19, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Better late than never. Google has finally launched a bug bounty program for Android apps on Google Play Store, inviting security research...

Samsung Launches Bug Bounty Program — Offering up to $200,000 in Rewards

Samsung Launches Bug Bounty Program — Offering up to $200,000 in Rewards
September 11, 2017Swati Khandelwal
With the growing number of cyber attacks and data breaches, a number of tech companies and organisations have started Bug Bounty programs...

Microsoft Is Paying Up To $250,000 With Its New Bug Bounty Program

 Microsoft Is Paying Up To $250,000 With Its New Bug Bounty Program
July 26, 2017Wang Wei
Microsoft has finally launched a new dedicated bug bounty program to encourage security researchers and bug hunters for finding and respo...

Tor Launches Bug Bounty Program — Get Paid for Hacking!

Tor Launches Bug Bounty Program — Get Paid for Hacking!
July 20, 2017Mohit Kumar
With the growing number of cyber attacks and breaches, a significant number of companies and organisations have started Bug Bounty progra...

18-Byte ImageMagick Hack Could Have Leaked Images From Yahoo Mail Server

18-Byte ImageMagick Hack Could Have Leaked Images From Yahoo Mail Server
May 22, 2017Swati Khandelwal
After the discovery of a critical vulnerability that could have allowed hackers to view private Yahoo Mail images, Yahoo retired the imag...

Hack'em If You Can — U.S. Air Force launches Bug Bounty Program

Hack'em If You Can — U.S. Air Force launches Bug Bounty Program
April 27, 2017Mohit Kumar
With the growing number of data breaches and cyber attacks, a significant number of companies and organizations have started Bug Bounty p...

Google Increases Bug Bounty Payouts by 50% and Microsoft Just Doubles It!

Google Increases Bug Bounty Payouts by 50% and Microsoft Just Doubles It!
March 03, 2017Wang Wei
Well, there's some good news for hackers and bug bounty hunters! Both tech giants Google and Microsoft have raised the value of the...

Netgear launches Bug Bounty Program for Hacker; Offering up to $15,000 in Rewards

Netgear launches Bug Bounty Program for Hacker; Offering up to $15,000 in Rewards
January 06, 2017Mohit Kumar
It might be the easiest bug bounty program ever. Netgear launched on Thursday a bug bounty program to offer up to $15,000 in rewards t...

Blackhat Firm Offers $500,000 for Zero-day iOS Exploit; Double Than Apple’s Highest Bounty

Blackhat Firm Offers $500,000 for Zero-day iOS Exploit; Double Than Apple’s Highest Bounty
August 10, 2016Mohit Kumar
Last week, Apple finally announced a bug bounty program for researchers and white hat hackers to find and get paid for reporting details...

2 Hackers Win Over 1 Million Air Miles each for Reporting Bugs in United Airlines

2 Hackers Win Over 1 Million Air Miles each for Reporting Bugs in United Airlines
August 09, 2016Mohit Kumar
Two computer hackers have earned more than 1 Million frequent-flyer miles each from United Airlines for finding and reporting multiple se...

Hack Apple & Get Paid up to $200,000 Bug Bounty Reward

Hack Apple & Get Paid up to $200,000 Bug Bounty Reward
August 04, 2016Swati Khandelwal
So finally, Apple will pay you for your efforts of finding bugs in its products. While major technology companies, including Microsoft ...

PornHub Pays Hackers $20,000 to Find Zero-day Flaws in its Website

PornHub Pays Hackers $20,000 to Find Zero-day Flaws in its Website
July 24, 2016Wang Wei
Cyber attacks get bigger, smarter, more damaging. P*rnHub launched its bug bounty program two months ago to encourage hackers and bug...

Hacker Downloaded Vine's Entire Source Code. Here’s How...

Hacker Downloaded Vine's Entire Source Code. Here’s How...
July 23, 2016Mohit Kumar
Guess What? Someone just downloaded Twitter’s Vine complete source code. Vine is a short-form video sharing service where people can sh...

Pornhub Launches Bug Bounty Program; Offering Reward up to $25,000

Pornhub Launches Bug Bounty Program; Offering Reward up to $25,000
May 11, 2016Swati Khandelwal
With the growing number of cyber attacks and data breaches, a significant number of companies and organizations have started Bug Bounty P...

How to Make $100,000? Just Hack Google Chromebook

How to Make $100,000? Just Hack Google Chromebook
March 18, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Yes, you could earn $100,000 if you have the hacking skills and love to play with electronics and gadgets. Google has doubled its t...

Ever Wondered How Facebook Decides — How much Bounty Should be Paid?

Ever Wondered How Facebook Decides — How much Bounty Should be Paid?
March 17, 2016Mohit Kumar
Facebook pays Millions of dollars every year to researchers and white hat hackers from all around the world to stamp out security holes i...

Hacker Reveals How to Hack Any Facebook Account

Hacker Reveals How to Hack Any Facebook Account
March 07, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Hacking Facebook account is one of the major queries of the Internet user today. It's hard to find — how to hack Facebook account , ...

Hack the Pentagon — US Government Challenges Hackers to Break its Security

Hack the Pentagon — US Government Challenges Hackers to Break its Security
March 03, 2016Rakesh Krishnan
Update: ' Hack The Pentagon ' has opened registration for its pilot bug bounty program of $150,000 for hackers in return for th...
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