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2018-08-16 | Google expands bug bounty program, Threat modeling in 2018, and Microsoft patches IE zero day

 

Thursday, August 16

TOP STORY

  • Google opens up its VRP to include abuse-related vulnerabilities. From the post: “This expansion is intended to reward research that helps us mitigate potential abuse methods. A few examples of potentially valid reports for this program could include bypassing our account recovery systems at scale, identifying services vulnerable to brute force attacks, circumventing restrictions on content use and sharing, or purchasing items from Google without paying.

TWEET OF THE DAY

  • If you've got an LFI on a box already, there are phar bigger issues - @nnwakelam

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Nine out of ten companies will have some part of their applications or infrastructure in the cloud by 2019, and the rest expect to follow by 2021.

2018 Cloud Computing Survey

 


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