Netflix this week opened its bug bounty program to all security researchers. Under the program, researchers can earn between $100 to $15,000 for valid bug and vulnerability reports. The program allows researchers to submit bugs and vulnerabilities they find through Bugcrowd.
Yahoo! has announced the rollout of some limited tests for OpenID's Simple Registration specification. If you're not familiar with OpenID, it's an innovative way for handling user authentication that provides a free and easy way to use a single digital identity across the Internet.