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Oc3f Top VIP Security Researcher of the Month | Security Researcher Profile

Security researcher Oc3f has already helped fix 900 vulnerabilities.

Researcher reputation:  50

Real name:
Tadj Youssouf

About me:
Independent Security Researcher
Listed in many HoF: Google , Facebook, Microsoft, Mozilla CVE-2018-5176, Apple , bitdefender, Sony, AT&T, Western union, eBay, ...worked also as consultant for a lot of online banks under NDA contracts.

Contact email:
[email protected]

Experience in Application Security
3-5 years

Halls of Fame:
Google : "tadj youssouf"

Recommendations and Acknowledgements

@xmajox     6 September, 2016
    Twitter xmajox Rodrigo from GetYourGuide:
Oc3f has helped us identify and fix a vulnerability with our platform. He was respectful and a pleasure to deal with. Keep up the good work!
@DIMDTM     20 November, 2017
    Twitter DIMDTM Driss from Dimelo:
Merci pour cette remontée de faille, nous avons pu la fixer rapidement !
@CorentinDIDIEUX     16 August, 2017
    Twitter CorentinDIDIEUX CorentinD from FitnessBoutique:
Merci Oc3f pour la remontée d'information ! :)
@TristanGuiheux     28 December, 2016
    Twitter TristanGuiheux Tristan Guiheux from Personal Recommendation:
0c3f has helped us many times to find and fix some issues on web sites we're protecting. This kind of help is greatly appreciated from a security perspective. This way we can improve ourselves and protect our customers. Thanks again in my name.
@SACHAVUKOVIC     1 August, 2016
    Twitter SACHAVUKOVIC Sacha_VUK from VIDAL:
Oc3f have find an issue on our web site, thanks for your works and help to fix it quickly !

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Number of Secured Websites

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Advanced Security Research

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

Outstanding Achievements

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Secured OBB
OBB Advocate
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Commitment to Remediate and Patch

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

Recommendations and Recognition

10+ Recommends
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1 Post
3 Posts
5+ Posts

Research Statistics

Total reports:1373
Total reports on VIP sites:314
Total patched vulnerabilities:900
Recommendations received:5
Active since:03.05.2016
Top Security Researcher Awards:Gold Star Top Security Researcher of the Month
Top VIP Security Researcher Awards: Top VIP Security Researcher of the Week Top VIP Security Researcher of the Week Top VIP Security Researcher of the Week

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  Recent Recommendations

@MrMoney84315336     16 April, 2021
    Twitter MrMoney84315336:
Serious, fast and professional.Thanks for the report.
@lmanunza     15 April, 2021
    Twitter lmanunza:
The Researcher found an XSS vulnerability in our site and acted ethically by reporting it to us, so we could fix it in a timely manner. Thank you!
@studentdoctor     14 April, 2021
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Rngdr4 is an absolute professional. Very helpful in finding and helping to resolve our bug. Highly recommended! Thanks, rngdr4!
@lmanunza     13 April, 2021
    Twitter lmanunza:
Pooja found an XSS vulnerability in our website and acted ethically by reporting it to us, as well as providing all the information we needed to reproduce and fix the issue in a timely manner. Thank you very much!
@MrMoney84315336     13 April, 2021
    Twitter MrMoney84315336:
Thank you for reporting the XSS issue.
Thanks to the detailed report, we were able to fix the problem on the same day.