Moussouris cited statistics today that showed Microsoft does not need a bug bounty program
similar to the one that Google operates for its Chrome browser, or that HP TippingPoint runs to acquire vulnerabilities on multiple operating systems, including Windows and Mac OS X, or Microsoft or third-party applications.
Facebook will also expand its bug bounty program
so that people can also report to them if they find misuses of data by app developers.
has announced bug bounty program
aimed at print security, with awards of up to $10,000 to for vulnerability identification.
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"We maintain a bug bounty program
to encourage this type of research, and we addressed this vulnerability within hours of learning about it," Tesla said in a statement provided to International Business Times.
The Mozilla program pays for bugs in the code used to create Firefox, Thunderbird and other open-source applications.<p>Mozilla declined to comment on Google's decision to pay bounties, or answer questions about the current status of its own bug bounty program
.<p>"Bounties give researchers motivation," explained Amini.
within the scope of Crowdfense public Bug Bounty Program
or freely proposed by
As part of its Global Transparency Initiative, Kaspersky Lab is extending its successful bug bounty program
to include rewards of up to $100,000 for the discovery and coordinated disclosure of severe vulnerabilities in some of its leading products.
The company launched its bug bounty program
in 2016, and flaws in secure boot firmware components were valued at up to (https://techcrunch.com/2016/08/04/apple-announces-long-awaited-bug-bounty-program/) $200,000 .
Last year, a company called Zerodium had announced a $1 million bug bounty program
for a zero-day exploit for iOS 9.
bug bounty program
, offering the largest ever bounties for Android, iOS,
However, the platform told Wired the bug didn't qualify for the bug bounty program
run by Facebook, which owns WhatsApp.
5 -- Apple has announced a new bug bounty program
at the information security conference, Black Hat, and security researchers can receive as much as $200,000 (approx.
Two of the vulnerabilities related to improper parsing of H.264 movie files, while the remaining pair were due to issues in handling MPEG-4 video files and FlashPix image files.<p>"These are the kinds of bugs one would come to expect from QuickTime," said Andrew Storms, director of security operations at nCircle Network Security, echoing comments regularly made by experts about QuickTime's knack for harboring file format flaws.<p>Two of the four vulnerabilities were reported to Apple by 3Com TippingPoint's bug bounty program
, Zero Day Initiative (ZDI).