Mozilla is raising payouts for the highest impact security flaws found in Firefox and related projects as part of a bug bounty revamp guided by its “more hardened security stance”.
Google has launched a Covid-19 grant fund to subsidize the security researchers who continue to probe its products and services for security vulnerabilities during the pandemic.
Teleconferencing app Zoom announced today plans to revamp its bug bounty program as part of its long-term plan to improve the security of its service.
Zoom has fixed a variety of security issues and implemented a 90-day feature freeze in order to focus on privacy and security.
Ethical hacking is swiftly turning into a lucrative spare-time activity — for a small chunk of white-hat hackers at least.
Program is the latest the tech giant has launched that pay users and security researchers to find vulnerabilities in its numerous products.
The Army paid “bug bounty” hackers more than $275,000 for detecting vulnerabilities in popular military websites, which defense officials say is a step toward creating a more secure cyberspace.