Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday March 29, 2016

Facebook Patches Instagram Bug That Affected Almost A Million Users

At least this was caught and patched before anything bad happened. That $5,000 bug bounty is a nice little bonus too.

Facebook has patched two vulnerabilities which affected approximately one million users of Instagram and left their accounts open to compromise. The social networking giant awarded $5,000 to Belgian security researcher Arne Swinnen, who discovered the security flaw, as part of the firm's bug bounty program.