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Safari, Microsoft Edge exploits earn hackers $162k at Pwn2Own
The exploits, and money, are flying in Vancouver.
China's government is keeping its security researchers from attending conferences
A new measure will keep Chinese researchers from their usual Pwn2Own domination.
$45,000 bounty offered for Linux zero days
The $15,000 price bump is likely a result of higher demand.
Middle Eastern hacking group is using FinFisher malware to conduct international espionage
The discovery by Kaspersky Lab marks at least the fifth zero-day exploit used by the so-called BlackOasis group and exposed by security researchers since June 2015.
$1 million bounty offered for Tor Browser zero-day exploits
Zerodium says the bounty is to help "government customers fight crime and make the world a better and safer place for all."
Black Hat attendees are very vocal about the VEP
Las Vegas has been buzzing with questions about the government's process for disclosing newly discovered software vulnerabilities.