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Google pays coders to improve open-source security

A new program aims to build deeper security mechanisms into open-source software. Perhaps it will keep security experts from contracting with nefarious hackers or the NSA instead.

By October 10, 2013

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Microsoft offers up a bounty for finding bugs in beta

The software giant's bug bounty program aims to fix security flaws, bugs, and vulnerabilities even before products are released.

By June 19, 2013

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Microsoft offers $250,000 for security defense research

Redmond still says no to bug bounties, but offers a $200,000 first prize and $50,000 second prize instead for research in security defense.

By August 3, 2011

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Antivirus holes, browser spies are highlights at Microsoft's BlueHat hacker sessions

Microsoft developers hear from top security researchers about problems in Windows, browsers and antivirus software at two-day BlueHat confab on Microsoft's campus.

By May 2, 2008

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Microsoft Blue Hat starts on Thursday

Dan Kaminsky and others will make presentations to Microsoft employees at the company's eighth Blue Hat security conference.

By October 15, 2008

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Psychological profiling on the Web

Security researchers are devising a way to monitor people's online moods in real time, bringing privacy concerns with social networks to a whole new level.

By August 21, 2008

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Microsoft's Blue Hat talks start Thursday

Thursday will be for executives, but Friday's general sessions will feature cutting-edge security researchers on token kidnapping and phishing attacks.

By April 30, 2008

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Microsoft gathers hackers in Redmond

Fifth "Blue Hat" event brings hackers to Microsoft's campus to give employees a security reality check.

By May 10, 2007