Behind the curtains, Zuckerberg vs. 張啟元
According to recent reports, a Taiwanese white-hat hacker named Chang Chi-yuan has publicly threatened to bring down the Facebook founder Mark Zukerberg’s official Facebook account. According to reports there is no apparent reason behind it. But according to the Chang’s post on his Facebook page he said that he will broadcast a live feed on his attempt on tacking down the Zuckerberg’s account. The live feed was to be broadcasted via Facebook on 29th of September.
But according to latest updates, it was reported that Chang’s has decided to let go of his attempt on 28th. Furthermore, he has stated that “I am canceling my live feed, I have reported the bug to Facebook and I will show proof when I get bounty from Facebook” his facebook page, which has more than 26000 followers.
“There will still be a lot of people questioning my ability even after I find many bugs and earn a copious amount of bounty, and I shouldn’t try to prove myself by toying with Zuck’s account
I think long
Even if I find more loopholes, get more bonus.
Still a lot of people question my ability
I shouldn't really take zcuk's account number this time to experiment and prove strength
Result I haven't done it now
There's news in the country first.
Now there's news in the country too.
Futhermore, he stated,
"There will still be a lot of people questioning my ability even after I find many bugs and earn a copious amount of bounty, and I shouldn’t try to prove myself by toying with Zuck’s account
Chang is a well renowned bug bounty hunter”
The facebook bug bounty program is on process to responding to the bug hunter with bounty according to his latest updates.
Although the tech giant Facebook has a successful bug bounty program that awards finders with hefty amount of money. Most of the malicious intended hackers crawl easily through existing security loopholes. With the recent privacy scandal with Facebook and all, the contributions like Chang’s can make a cyber space a better place for people.