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MajorInfluenza | Security Researcher Profile


Security researcher MajorInfluenza has already helped fix 184 vulnerabilities.



Researcher reputation:  0

Real name:
Thorsten Obermayer

About me:
Developer, Security Analyst, Security Researcher
10 years experience.

Contact email:
obermayerthorsten[at}gmail.com

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Experience in Application Security
over 5 years

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Research Statistics



Total reports:386
Total reports on VIP sites:93
Total patched vulnerabilities:184
Total vulnerabilities on Hold (Open Bug Bounty):8
Active since:14.10.2015
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  Latest Patched

 07.12.2022 elearning.ncba.edu.ph
 07.12.2022 av-tacna.staana.edu.pe
 06.12.2022 mof.gov.cy
 06.12.2022 gad.bulacan.gov.ph
 06.12.2022 richlandcountyoh.gov
 06.12.2022 spyur.am
 05.12.2022 t.im
 05.12.2022 mediacongo.net
 05.12.2022 sitejabber.com

  Latest Blog Posts

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  Recent Recommendations

@seminardd     5 December, 2022
    Twitter seminardd:
Thank you for your valuable report.
@FoenBox     5 December, 2022
    Twitter FoenBox:
Thanks for the heads-up about the misconfiguration! You reported it professionally and discreetly. :)
@rensi_arteaga     25 November, 2022
    Twitter rensi_arteaga:
Gracias por encontrar el bug y reportarlo
@mailslate     21 November, 2022
    Twitter mailslate:
Krystian alerted me to an OWASP high risk vulnerability on my small non-profit website, which I was then able to quickly remedy. Very grateful for this!
@routhinator     14 November, 2022
    Twitter routhinator:
Thank you for your responsible disclosure of several XSS attacks against The Den. This signalled that I had missed an update to the CMS and once patched they were resolved.