Posts Tagged ‘rewards’

postheadericon Security event in Taiwan ‘rewards’ quiz winners with malware-laden USB drives

The distribution of the USB sticks was halted on December 12 after some of the quiz’s successful entrants reported that their rewards had been flagged by their security software as containing malware.

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postheadericon Scammers target Apple customers for bigger rewards

Apple customers are prime targets for cyberattacks as they are more likely to have a high disposable income, a security expert has suggested.

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postheadericon Adobe crowdsources its bug-hunting, but no rewards offered

Adobe, the company behind Flash, Photoshop and Adobe Reader, has launched a program encouraging security researchers to find and report possible vulnerabilities to the firm.

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postheadericon Facebook rewards ‘white hat’ hackers with $1.3m bounty

Facebook has announced that it paid out $ 1.3 million last year to ‘white hat’ hackers, as part of a bounty initiative that rewards developers for spotting flaws in the social network.

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