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Microsoft Announces Windows Bounty Program Up To $250,000 For Bug Finders

Microsoft Announces Windows Bounty Program Up To $250,000 For Bug Finders

Tech World
Bug Bounty Program up to $250,000: To make Windows 10 secure and bug-free, Microsoft announced a fresh round of Windows Bounty Program. The program will thereby reward the bug finders up to $250,000 if they are able to discover bug exploits in Microsoft's virtualization software. Bounty payouts will range from $500 to $250,000. Microsoft was one of the first major tech companies to launch this kind of program, as only a few of the company's products were eligible for rewards. It’s always better to find and fix a bug before it becomes a problem, especially when it comes to security. While Facebook, Google, and Microsoft offer multiple bug bounty programs, smaller companies also increasingly have at least one: as avoiding the next security fiasco is priceless. Bo