Google has given hackers as large amount as Rs 50 crore, this is the reason

New Delhi: The
world's largest software company, Google has given about $ 6.5 million (about Rs 46.5 crore) as a reward to hackers in 2019 to keep the internet safe. In the company's Vulnerability Reward programs ' Vulnerability Reward Programs ' (VRPs), hackers are rewarded in Google products in exchange for detecting security flaws and bugs. These products range from Google Chrome to Android and Google's purpose behind doing this is to make its products safe for users.
have given $ 21 million to hackers as rewards.

Increased Reward Amount
Google said that the highest amount of $ 5 lakh (about Rs 3.56 crore) has been given by the researchers so far for charity. Regarding rewards, Google said that the maximum baseline amount of rewards has been increased from $ 5,000 to $ 15,000 for Chrome. At the same time, the maximum reward amount for high quality reports has been increased from $ 15,000 to $ 30,000. In the blog, Google wrote, "The additional bonus for bugs received by Fudgers in the Chrome Fuzzer program has also been doubled to $ 1000."
Google is now offering rewards of up to $ 1 million for full security remote code execution and tampering with Titan M Secure Elements on Pixel devices for Android Security Rewards on the Titan-M chip . The Titan-M chip offered in the new Pixel devices is actually an enterprise grade security chip, which has been custom built for Google smartphones. With this help, the sensitive and operating system related data on the device is kept secure. The Titan M has been given the 'strongest' ratings among the built-in security systems of all devices.

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