Redmond might not be overly keen on bug bounty programs, but it has slowly accepted the concept. The newest Microsoft bug bounty is for the company’s online services. That’s right, this full scale program is for people that can find flaws and vulnerabilities in Microsoft’s online products and services, including...

They say work on Windows never stops at Redmond. The company is deep into development on a number of operating platforms, from updates for Windows 8.1 to full new versions like Windows 9. And as is always the case, security plays a decisive role in sales performance, not just for businesses and enterprises, but also...

Back in June this year, Microsoft launched a Windows 8.1 bug bounty campaign, with the intention of encouraging more security researchers to find and report security flaws in its newest operating system. The programs were a success, with a number of exploits revealed in both Windows 8.1 and Internet Explorer 11, and...

Redmond takes the security of its software very, very seriously, and if you ever needed more proof of this, the bug bounty program Microsoft launched should be more than enough. The company promised to offer cash prizes to people who could find vulnerabilities in two of its prime products that were in development at...

Microsoft takes the security of its flagship web browser very seriously, and nowhere is this more evident than the Internet Explorer 11 bug bounty program that the technology titan had rolled out. This initiative was launched back in June this year, when the Preview version of IE 11 was out in the open. And now with...