Google announced that the amount of rewards was increased

21 Jul 2019 Sunday
Google announced that the amount of rewards was increased
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Google announced that the amount of rewards given to security researchers was increased

Since 2010, Google has been giving the award to people who have been vulnerable to Google services. Security researchers earned $15 million, which has been in operation for 9 years. The Google weakness program rewards have risen considerably with a sudden decision.

Google announced that the amount of rewards given to security researchers was increased

Google announced that they have raised $100,000 to $150,000 for critical vulnerabilities detected on ChromeOS. For the weaknesses found in Google services have increased the basic prizes from $5000 to $15,000. The company raised the ceiling fee of $15,000 to $30,000.

Google has also tripled the $5,000 award for remote code execution vulnerabilities on Google Play and updated it to $15,000. This increase, announced by Google in an official statement, was highly welcomed by security researchers. It is thought that the scope of the award increase will be expanded in time.

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