Mozilla foundation announces first payments of security bounty program

One month after announcing its Security Bug Bounty Program, the Mozilla Foundation is showing the first positive results from this initiative to enlist the help from the open source developer community to make its browsers even more secure. The Mozilla Foundation today released updates to its Firefox and Mozilla 1.7 browsers and Thunderbird email client that include a number of security enhancements and address several potential security vulnerabilities, taking a proactive leadership role in protecting Internet users from malicious attacks.