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India leads Facebook's bug bounty programme in January-June 2016

India is home to Facebook's second largest userbase with 155 mn monthly active users and 77 mn daily active users

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

India accounted for the largest share of Facebook's bug bounty programme in the first half of 2016, ahead of countries like the US and Mexico. The social networking giant paid a total of $611,741 to 149 researchers between January-June this year as part of the bug bounty programme. A bug is an error or defect in software or hardware that causes a programme to malfunction. It often occurs due to conflicts in software when applications try to run in tandem. "We received more than 9,000 reports in the first half of 2016... The top three countries based on the number of ...

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India leads Facebook's bug bounty programme in January-June 2016

India is home to Facebook's second largest userbase with 155 mn monthly active users and 77 mn daily active users

India is home to Facebook's second largest userbase with 155 mn monthly active users and 77 mn daily active users India accounted for the largest share of Facebook's bug bounty programme in the first half of 2016, ahead of countries like the US and Mexico. The social networking giant paid a total of $611,741 to 149 researchers between January-June this year as part of the bug bounty programme. A bug is an error or defect in software or hardware that causes a programme to malfunction. It often occurs due to conflicts in software when applications try to run in tandem. "We received more than 9,000 reports in the first half of 2016... The top three countries based on the number of ... image
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India leads Facebook's bug bounty programme in January-June 2016

India is home to Facebook's second largest userbase with 155 mn monthly active users and 77 mn daily active users

India accounted for the largest share of Facebook's bug bounty programme in the first half of 2016, ahead of countries like the US and Mexico. The social networking giant paid a total of $611,741 to 149 researchers between January-June this year as part of the bug bounty programme. A bug is an error or defect in software or hardware that causes a programme to malfunction. It often occurs due to conflicts in software when applications try to run in tandem. "We received more than 9,000 reports in the first half of 2016... The top three countries based on the number of ...

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