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Google Announces Pwnium 3, Ups Ante and Offers $3M+ in Rewards

Search giant Google is planning a third iteration of its vulnerability-finding contest, Pwnium. This year’s competition is set to be held alongside next month’s CanSecWest security conference on March 7 in Vancouver, BC. Unlike last year’s inaugural Pwnium, which was parallel to CanSecWest’s older Pwn2Own competition, this year Google teamed up with HP’s Zero Day Initiative, the group behind Pwn2Own, to work on the contest’s outlines and “underwrite a portion of the winnings.”

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