Google Raises Bug Bounties to $20,000

    Date08 May 2012
    CategoryLatest News
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    Posted ByDave Wreski
    Google has dramatically raised the bounties it pays independent researchers for reporting bugs in its websites, services and online apps. The search giant boosted the maximum reward from $3,133 to $20,000, and added a $10,000 payment that will be awarded for SQL injection bugs or for what it deems to be "significant" authentication bypass or data leak vulnerabilities.
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