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Facebook announce Internet Security Contest

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The social network has announced an initiative called “Secure the Internet Grants” to fund projects from researchers at universities and nonprofits to make the internet more secure.

Facebook will give $100,000 to those who come up with the best solutions to combat phishing, detect abuse and improve privacy in emerging markets, among other things.

From now until the end of March, security researchers can submit proposals in the form of a two page paper. The winning submissions will be announced in August.

With more than two billion users, Facebook’s move to normalize strong security practices could affect a large portion of internet users. The company regularly reminds members about two-factor authentication and ways to review login information to identify malicious activity.

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