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Intel Launches Bug Bounty Program, Offers Rewards of Up to $30,000
« Reply #1 on: March 17, 2017, 01:12:11 AM »
Intel Launches Bug Bounty Program, Offers Rewards of Up to $30,000
17 March 2017, 1:01 am

Lagging behind many other tech companies, Intel has finally launched a bug bounty program, offering rewards of up to $30,000 for hardware vulnerabilities. 

The program is being run via HackerOne, which enlists white hats from all over the globe to find security vulnerabilities in various software, firmware or hardware, depending on the hiring company. 

"We want to encourage researchers to identify issues and bring them to us directly so that we can take prompt steps to evaluate and correct them, and we want to recognize researchers for the work that they put in when researching a vulnerability. By partnering constructively with the security research community, we believe we will be better able to protect our customers," reads the announcement. 

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