Apple Staffer Neglected to Instantly Alert Google of Discovered Chrome Zero-day Vulnerability

  • An Apple staffer found a zero-day vulnerability in Google Chrome during a hacking competition but delayed reporting it.
  • The flaw was reported by another participant of the competition, following which Google patched it.
  • The Apple employee, ‘Gallileo’, explained the delay was due to his full-time work on the issue and lack of real urgency to report it.
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