Google's responsible disclosure

Google spells out their security philosophy and recognizes people and companies in the security industry.

Google Thanks You

People and organizations with an interest in security issues have made a tremendous contribution to the quality of the online experience. We are grateful for the responsible disclosure of security vulnerabilities in our software. On behalf of our millions of users, would like to thank the following individuals and organizations for going out of their way to improve the Google experience for everyone:

Alex Shipp, Messagelabs

Bryan Jeffries

Castlecops

H D Moore

Jeremiah Grossman

Johannes Fahrenkrug

Martin Straka

Team Cymru

Yahoo! Paranoids

Wayne Porter & Chris Boyd, FaceTime Communications

Alex Eckelberry, Sunbelt Software

Richard Forand

Seeing my company on this list is a rather pleasant surprise. I must also recognize all the people in my company who help me in my efforts. You know who you are, and I thank you.

And my hearty congratulations to my good friends CastleCops (Paul and Robin Laudanski), Wayne Porter, Chris Boyd (aka PaperGhost) and all the rest on Google’s list. You rock.