Say What?!: Google Mistakenly Deposits $249,999 into Security Expert’s Account

A Google spokesperson said a nearly $250,000 payment placed in the account of a confused cybersecurity professional was the “result of human error.”

Sam Curry, a staff security engineer at Yuga Labs and a self-described “hacker,” said on Twitter that Google sent $249,999 into his bank account without explanation and he was unable to get a response from the company after three weeks of contact attempts.

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