Microsoft has announced an expansion of its $100,000 Windows exploit bounty program to include submissions from responders and forensic experts who find these bugs in the wild.
Neowin chats with James Forshaw, the first person to be awarded $100,000 by Microsoft in their current bounty program designed to find Windows 8.1 mitigation bypass exploits.
Microsoft's security team is giving anyone a chance to obtain some exclusive Xbox Live Avatar items if they successfully complete the company's BlueHat Challenge.
Microsoft has announced that Vasilis Pappas is the grand prize winner of its first annual BlueHat Prize, as he received $200,000 for developing a new security program method.
One of the finalists for Microsoft's $200,000 BlueHat contest has already seen his programming put into the company's Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit 3.5 Technology Preview.
Microsoft has announced the three finalists for its first BlueHat Prize for developing defensive based security efforts. The winner will be named in July and will get $200,000.
Microsoft is offering over $250,000 for researchers who develop the best cyber security defenses as part of the company's BlueHat Prize.