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​Microsoft, Blackphone launch bug bounties

Tech titan and privacy-focused upstart announce an ongoing open season against bugs in an effort to improve security.

By September 24, 2014

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Google bug bounty brings patches for 31 Chrome flaws

Thousands of dollars have been awarded to bug hunters for the Chrome 34 release who reported 31 flaws, 19 deemed critical.

By April 9, 2014

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BeeWi brings bounty of Bluetooth gadgets to CES 2014

The European company's fighting robots, versatile headphones, and app controlled LED lights shined the brightest at CES 2014.

By January 5, 2014

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Microsoft, Facebook unite for Internet Bug Bounty program

The companies are teaming up to reward people who find vulnerabilities in certain Web applications. Among the challenges? Hack the Internet.

By November 7, 2013

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Reddit gets $50 million in funding, will share bounty with community

In true Reddit fashion, the social news site says it will share 10 percent of equity from the Series B funding round with its community members.

By September 30, 2014

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Yahoo revamps bug bounty policy after 'T-shirtgate'

It seems your security might be worth more than $12.50 after all. Yahoo's security team previews a new vulnerability reporting policy with rewards between $150 and $15,000.

By October 3, 2013

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Yahoo offers its first tepid bug bounty

The good news about Yahoo's security team is that it's finally offering bounties for independent researchers who uncover bugs. The bad news is that the bounty itself isn't exactly competitive.

By September 30, 2013

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No joke, iPhone 5S Touch ID faces hack bounty

Apple's new fingerprint sensor Touch ID becomes the focus of a hack bounty, but with a twist. Rewards include cash, but also a patent application, some Scotch, and a book of erotica.

By September 19, 2013

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Google to quintuple some bug bounties

Google plans to substantially raise the upper limit of bug bounties, which have already earned security researchers more than $2 million from the company.

By August 12, 2013

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Advice from Lego heroes: Always shoot first

Watch this fun short in which Lego versions of Star-Lord and Malcolm Reynolds teach Han Solo that if you want to stay alive, you always shoot first.

By September 26, 2014