Money from Facebook

Recently Facebook completed the payments for users, who have found bugs and vulnerabilities in the social network. The system, called "Bug Bounty" has brought some interesting statistics:

  • 329 users received their money. Among them are both security professionals and students or part-time workers. The youngest participant is a 13 years old boy.
  • U.S. residents received only 20% of this money. The rest of the amount sold in 51 country of the world.
  • Maximum premium amounted to 20 thousand dollars.
  • Some of the program participants reported about several vulnerabilities, and earned more than $ 100,000.
  • Two participants of the program were officially invited to work in the security service of Facebook.
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