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cross-site scripting (xss)

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Microsoft to fix IE8 cross-site scripting problem, again

Microsoft to issue third fix for XSS filter in IE8 that can be exploited to launch cross-site scripting attacks on Web sites.

By April 20, 2010

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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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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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Google beefs up the cash bounty for reporting vulnerabilities

The bounty for cross-site scripting bugs on Google Accounts, for instance, more than doubles to $7,500. The cash rewards tied to Gmail and Google Wallet get hefty bumps, too.

By June 6, 2013

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Yahoo Mail hijacking exploit selling for $700

XSS vulnerability allows attacks to steal and replace tracking cookies, as well as read and send e-mail from a victim's account.

By November 26, 2012

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Google pays bug hunters for finding Windows flaw

Identification of a problem with Microsoft's OS merits an award from Google's Chrome security effort. Also, Chrome 22 improves Web-based games, and Chrome for iOS supports the iPhone 5.

By September 26, 2012

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Facebook aims 'bug bounty' at in-house network

In an attempt to combat internal breaches, the social networking giant will reward researchers who spot weaknesses in its corporate network.

By July 26, 2012

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Facebook connects users to free antivirus software

Facebook helps users get their malware infected computers cleaned up.

By July 10, 2012

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Adobe: Web standards match 80 percent of Flash features

HTML5 and other standards haven't yet caught up to Flash Player, but Adobe thinks they can surpass it -- and it's working to make that happen. Also: What to do about the Retina display conundrum?

By July 2, 2012

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Why ambitious developers need more than just HTML5

The battle rages among developers as to what works best--native apps or HTML 5. Here's the bet Yahoo is making.

By March 1, 2012