Google will pay for the identified errors on their websites

Google Inc. will pay for Internet users who discovered the vulnerability on its site. The launch of the loyalty program users reported in the official blog of Google Online Security.
The first company to be interested in the vulnerabilities that allow access to personal data of users in the most popular sites. As an example Google brings its own site google.com, youtube.com and others.

A blog specially stipulates that when searching for vulnerabilities, users should only use a test or their own account. Google representatives also asked not to use the automatic detection system vulnerabilities so as not to provoke disruptions of online services company.

Size of base pay for the identified vulnerability will be 500 dollars. However, it can increase to 3,133.7 dollars depending on the degree of importance of individual vulnerability.

Note that similar remuneration claimed by both users to identify vulnerabilities in the projects of Google Chromium. The corresponding program rewards was launched in January 2010. A list of some users who have received money from Google for the identification of vulnerabilities can be found here.

2 November 2010

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