Code Execution Bug In Github Fetches $18,000 to Hackers

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GitHub recently has awarded $18,000 to a researcher after he found a bug in the GitHub Enterprise management console which could have resulted in a remote code execution flaw.

The company has patched this vulnerability by the end of January, but the news about the flaw did not surface until this week when the GitHub and a German independent pen-tester named Markus Fenske disclosed it.

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William Fieldhouse

I currently work full time as a penetration tester and have been involved within the IT security industry for over a decade. I also love to pioneer any forms of new technology and ideologies for future advancements. Feel free to contact me at [email protected]

William Fieldhouse

I currently work full time as a penetration tester and have been involved within the IT security industry for over a decade. I also love to pioneer any forms of new technology and ideologies for future advancements. Feel free to contact me at [email protected]

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