Facebook has launched a new bug bounty program offering tens of thousands of dollars to developers who can uncover vulnerabilities that's allow threat actors to hijack user accounts. But at the same time, they are appealing against penalties levied against them in the UK over the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
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While it might sound like shooting fish in a barrel - Google Play is working with HackerOne on a bug bounty program to find vulnerabilities in "in-scope" applications distributed through the Play Store. The number of apps in scope is limited but is expected to expand over time and covers remote-code-execution vulnerabilities and corresponding Proofs of Concept that work on Android 4.4 devices and higher.
Security researchers now have an excuse to play video games: Nintendo just launched its very own bug bounty program for 3DS handheld consoles. Here are the details.