TOR Browser undergoes zero-day exploits that proves to be in high demand and could easily get resold against a payout of one million dollars. A news have been circulated among the users of the TOR Browser that the most reputed company specializing in acquiring and reselling of the 0-day exploits, Zerodium, has lately announced that it is ready to pay up to USD 1,000,000 for all working exploits for the browser that runs on Tails Linux and Windows Operating System. This could be an early warning to the TOR Browser users who uses Tails Linux to protect their privacy.
Zerodium has already revealed the reason behind the investment for the TOR Browser’s zero day exploits and reselling it to the Governments. The major reason behind all of these is to curb the crimes. It has been assessed that the private firms offer payouts on the regular basis for the undisclosed vulnerabilities than the bigger technology companies. It has also been disclosed that the company is likely to sell the exploits to the law enforcement agencies and the commercial malware development companies selling spyware to the government.