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JOSEFOX | Security Researcher Profile


Security researcher JOSEFOX has already helped fix 181 vulnerabilities.



Researcher reputation:  230

Real name:
Youssef ABYAA

How to contact me:
You can contact me : https://twitter.com/josef0x
or : [email protected]

Experience in Application Security
1-3 years

Award / Bug Bounty I prefer:
> Bounty (Paypal)
> Swag (T-shirt)
> Public acknowledgement

Halls of Fame:
https://buffer.com/security
http://secure.sony.net/hallofthanks

Recommendations and Acknowledgements

    18 February, 2018
     jacobjovelou Jacob J from 1x Innovations AB:
Excellent researcher that helped us to find several XSS vulnerabilities on our website. Very friendly and professional communication.
    24 February, 2020
     UKClimbing Paul Phillips from UKClimbing:
Thanks for highlighting the XSS bug. Recommended researcher.
    31 March, 2019
     Downnotify Martin de Vries from DownNotifier.com:
Josefox did a good job reporting an CSRF vulnerability
    28 March, 2019
     RESTPOSTENde Christoph from GKS Handelssysteme GmbH:
Thanks to Youssef for pointing the finger to a vulnerbility on our website. Through his support we were able to patch it in almost no time. It's guys like him that make the internet a better and safer place!
    27 February, 2019
     gizmotico Andersen from VegaDesign.net:
Thank you for reporting a XSS vulnerability. Very much appreciated.
    26 October, 2018
     euvtechnology euvtechnology from Engel & Völkers Technology:
Dear Youssef, thank you for getting in touch and helping us keeping our webservices secure!
    8 October, 2018
     astroseekcom Petr9 from Astro-Seek.com:
JOSEFOX helped me with XSS vulnerability report. It's patched now. Thank you.
    5 September, 2018
     levofski Chris Levy from Strategies:
Very helpfully found and gave us the details of a bad vulnerability in a website. Now patched thanks to the good information.
    14 June, 2018
     seokerwang Seoker Wang from Pointimize:
Thanks for pointing out the vulnerabilities. Very helpful and appreciated!
    2 April, 2018
     icarus200510 Saeyoung Lee from Bucheon city, Korea:
Thank you for notifying us of the issue with the XSS vulnerability.
Very helpful and very much appreciated.

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Honor Badges


Number of Secured Websites

10+ Websites
50+ Websites
500+ Websites
WEB SECURITY VETERAN
1000+ Websites

Advanced Security Research

WAF Bypasser
CSRF Master
30+ Reports
AppSec Logic Master
30+ Reports
Fastest Fix
Fix in 24 hours

Outstanding Achievements

Secured OBB
OBB Advocate
Improved OBB

Commitment to Remediate and Patch

Patch Master
55% Patched
Patch Guru
65% Patched
Patch Lord
75% Patched

Recommendations and Recognition

REPUTABLE
10+ Recommends
FAMOUS
25+ Recommends
GLOBALLY TRUSTED
50+ Recommends

Distinguished Blog Author

1 Post
3 Posts
5+ Posts

Research Statistics



Total reports:423
Total reports on VIP sites:41
Total patched vulnerabilities:181
Total vulnerabilities on Hold (Open Bug Bounty):2
Recommendations received:15
Active since:13.12.2017

Open Bug Bounty Certificate





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Reported Vulnerabilities

All Submissions VIP Submissions

Domain Reported Status Type
18.03.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
24.02.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
16.08.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
02.08.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
26.07.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
26.04.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
13.04.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
13.04.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
26.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
09.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
09.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
09.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
09.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
09.03.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
15.02.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
13.02.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
09.02.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
30.01.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
22.01.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
22.01.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting

  Latest Patched

 30.03.2020 camaieu.fr
 30.03.2020 anekdotov.net
 29.03.2020 gir.am
 28.03.2020 shorturl.at
 28.03.2020 degruyter.com
 28.03.2020 letmejerk3.com
 28.03.2020 vanityfair.com
 28.03.2020 team1x1.com
 28.03.2020 extrabux.com
 28.03.2020 seguradoralider.com.br

  Latest Blog Posts

12.03.2020 by Rando02355205
(Paypal) www.paypal.com [CSP High Level] - [XSS Reflected] - [Bug Bounty] - [Write Up]
08.03.2020 by CybeReports
JDECO.net XSS Vulnerability| CybeReports
29.02.2020 by Rando02355205
(Google) groups.google.com - [Stored XSS] - [Bug Bounty] - [WriteUp] - [24/02/2020]
10.02.2020 by 0xrocky
Stored XSS on h2biz.net
10.02.2020 by ismailtsdln
SQL Injection Payload List

  Recent Recommendations

    27 March, 2020
     hstead:
Very rapid communication and detailed instructions as to how to fix the issue. Thanks for the assistance.
    27 March, 2020
     PaulMar23292621:
r00tpgp reported a serious issue to us and helped us with reproducing the issue and pushing towards a fix for the problem.
Thank you very much for the great work!
    27 March, 2020
     Michael3277:
Thanks for your report. With your help we could find the bug and make our Website safer!

roker is a friendly Security Resercher who is answering very fast to mails!
    26 March, 2020
     KyleGeorgeArch:
Thank you ElProfesor for responsibly disclosing an XSS issue and providing the reproduction steps. With your help we've identified the issue and are working on a fix. Thank you for your hard work and responsible practices.
    25 March, 2020
     KyleGeorgeArch:
ianf0ns3c identified an XSS issue and provided the reproduction steps in a polite and timely manner, giving us all the information we needed to investigate and take it to our developers. We're grateful for his work on the matter.