Facebook has spent $ 1 million in awards to experts in safety




Facebook has spent $ 1 million in awards to experts in safety

Some 329 security expert on this as part of gap detection awards program launched two years ago.

Social network Facebook Friday that it had spent more than a million dollars to about 329 security expert, as part of the gap detection awards program launched two years ago.

These experts are deployed, according to the company, more than 15 different country, Americans got their 20% of the total number of awards made under this program.

This has gotten all of the United States, India, United Kingdom, Turkey, and Germany on the first five centres where Saib security experts belonging to the largest proportion of the prizes, the fastest-growing States in this regard, the first ten States included both, the United States, India, Turkey, Israel, Canada, Germany, Pakistan, Egypt, Brazil and Sweden.

And about the program, Facebook said it achieved unexpected success, after the company hired two full-time experts within the security group.

Said Colin Greene, is a security engineer working at the company in a statement, the move encouraging early really, could have such a significant influence on the ability of the software “Facebook” to stay safe.

Greene added, it is not important how much the company spends on security aspects, with it’s behavior much, stressing that Facebook won’t be able to combine all the smart people in this area to its security, but on the other hand, would resort to all means to make the system complex and impenetrable.

The award program allows Facebook to harness the talented people of all backgrounds, from all countries, said Greene.

It should be noted that the “Facebook” the end of June , a security researcher grants Britain the equivalent of 20,000 US dollars for his reporting of a loophole allowing penetration user accounts via text message.

The company also announced Thursday to strengthen security capabilities of aconstruction and Internet browsing HTTPS Security Protocol to all touch khedmin.
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