Google Just Rewarded A High School Student 10,000 $ ,Read Why

→Google is always ready to pay anyone who finds the bugs in their network.
→Ezequiel Pereira, a student from a high school in Uruguay, found a bug and he has been rewarded 10,000$.
 

Here is what happened!

⧫He was just got bored, and trying various things on google using a web security tool called burb suite.After some failed attempts he came across yaqs.googleplex.com.It’s an internal website which was not secured by any username or password.Googleplex.com hosts various google apps engine apps
 
⧫Pereira wrote on one of Google’s test hacking site, “The website’s homepage redirected me to “/eng”, and that page was pretty interesting, it had many links to different sections about Google services and infrastructure, but before I visited any section, I read something in the footer: “Google Confidential.”

 
⧫At this point, i stopped poking at the website and just reported issue right away.
 
⧫He got multiple emails from Google security team, confirming that he has reported the bug and it was effective.
 
⧫A month later he got a message from google saying that he will get 10,000 $ reward for finding the bug.
 
⧫Google also resolved the issue.
 

⧫Pereira wrote, “The bug has been fixed now, and, according to Google, the large reward was because they found a few variants that would have allowed an attacker access sensitive data.”
 
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