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.
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.
As part of its ongoing efforts to boost the security of its VPN service, NordVPN has launched its own bug bounty program on the HackerOne platform.