As we announced last week, Microsoft is now offering $100,000 bounties for new exploitation techniques that can bypass our latest platform-wide defenses and up to $50,000 bonus bounties for defense ideas. We’re also offering (from now until July 26) bounties of up to $11,000 for critical security issues in Internet Explorer 11 Preview. Please see our main site for an overview of the three new bounty programs and our official guidelines. And don’t miss the SRD blog for a technical deep dive on what would make a good entry.
A few things to keep in mind when submitting entries to the new bounty programs:
Good hunting everyone – in the spirit of helping us make our products more secure!
Katie MoussourisSenior Security Strategist, Microsoft Security Response Centeron Twitter, http://twitter.com/k8em0 (that’s a zero).