For Hacking Adobe Flash, Hackers Won $100,000

Nov 17, 2016 | 5:15 pm

Published by | Chandan Singh

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Bug bounty programs competitions are the hot trends in the digital world. We now have previously seen Hackers winning $215,000 for hacking iPhone 6S and Nexus 6P in Pwn2Own contest.

We have also seen an identical type of incident in PwnFest which is bug pwning “festival” held for better security organized by POC. In PwnFest security businesses and hackers focus on all different platform and they were rewarded with the cash prize and system developers get to know about the present weaknesses.

We have seen Cyber-hackers won $140,000 for hacking Microsoft’s Edge internet browser in just 18 seconds and Google’s new pixel smartphone is also hacked under 60 Seconds at the same event. Right now, apple’s Safari web internet browser was hacked.

Source: Techviral