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Google Offers 1 Million to Hack Chrome

In an attempt to know the end to end vulnerability  of chrome Google offers an one million reward for this year 

CanSecWest security conference. Chrome security team is particularly interested in having an opportunity to see a end to end exploit so they can learn better. In a blog posted on the official blog of chrome by the security team of chrome this information was shared.

As per the post Chrome security team wants hacker to show the an end to end exploitation which will particularly help them to comprehend, learn and improve in a better way. the categories in which the reward is offered is

$60,000 – “Full Chrome exploit”: Chrome / Win7 local OS user account persistence using only bugs in Chrome itself.

$40,000 – “Partial Chrome exploit”: Chrome / Win7 local OS user account persistence using at least one bug in Chrome itself, plus other bugs. For example, a WebKit bug combined with a Windows sandbox bug.

$20,000 – “Consolation reward, Flash / Windows / other”: Chrome / Win7 local OS user account persistence that does not use bugs in Chrome. For example, bugs in one or more of Flash, Windows or a driver. These exploits are not specific to Chrome and will be a threat to users of any web browser. Although not specifically Chrome’s issue, we’ve decided to offer consolation prizes because these findings still help us toward our mission of making the entire web safer.

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