3822551 story First Pwn2Own 2009 Contest Winners Emerge 98 Posted by timothy on Thursday March 19, 2009 @05:23PM from the good-work-if-you-can-get-it dept. mellowdonkey writes "Last year's CanSecWest hacking contest winner, Charlie Miller, does it again this year in the 2009 Pwn2Own contest. Charlie was the first to compromise Safari this year to win a brand spankin new Macbook. Nils, the other winner, was able to use three separate zero day exploits to whack IE8, Firefox, and Safari as well. Full detail and pictures are available from the sponsor, TippingPoint, who acquired all of the exploits through their Zero Day Initiative program."