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Yahoo’s $12.50 Bug Bounty Will Not Inspire You to Report Many Vulnerabilities

Some of the choices. (Photo : Graham Cluley)

Reporting site bugs to Facebook can earn you at least $500. Report one to Google, and you’re guaranteed at least $100. Just don’t go crying to Yahoo because you’ll be lucky to get a half-used gift card to the Hard Rock Cafe. Actually, that’s on the generous side. SomeoneĀ reported an error that exposed a site vulnerability and received $12.50…that’s only redemable at the company store. Read More