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ROOTxDEAD | Security Researcher Profile


Security researcher ROOTxDEAD has already helped fix 113 vulnerabilities.



Researcher reputation:  20

Real name:
SOHAIL SHAIKH

How to contact me:
[email protected]

Alternative Contacts:
[email protected]

Experience in Application Security
< 1 year

Award / Bug Bounty I prefer:
Every tip is appreciated :)

Halls of Fame:
https://bugcrowd.com/trello/hall-of-fame

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Recommendations and Acknowledgements

    28 June, 2019
     hearthstonehu Bence from Hearthstone Hungary:
Thank you for reporting the XSS vulnerability on my website. You helped me find the issue, and now the website is safer, thanks to you!

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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:242
Total reports on VIP sites:28
Total patched vulnerabilities:113
Total vulnerabilities on Hold (Open Bug Bounty):2
Recommendations received:1
Active since:16.01.2019

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Reported Vulnerabilities

All Submissions VIP SubmissionsFeatured Submissions

Domain Reported Status Type
04.08.2019
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
26.07.2019
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
26.07.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
26.07.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
23.07.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
23.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
22.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
22.07.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
19.07.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
19.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
17.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
17.07.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
17.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
17.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
17.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
17.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
16.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
16.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
14.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
14.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting

  Latest Patched

 22.10.2019 biggo.com.tw
 22.10.2019 you2repeat.com
 21.10.2019 bfmtv.com
 21.10.2019 carbon38.com
 21.10.2019 register.it
 21.10.2019 business-standard.com
 21.10.2019 anidb.net
 20.10.2019 k12.com
 20.10.2019 abbreviations.com
 20.10.2019 coldspicy.com

  Latest Blog Posts

17.10.2019 by geeknik
The "S" in IOT is for Security
16.10.2019 by darknetguy
Best XSS Vectors
01.10.2019 by Renzi25031469
#Security 100%
18.09.2019 by Leon
SSRF | Reading Local Files from DownNotifier server
13.09.2019 by drok3r
Collection of information | Google Hacking and Dorks basic

  Recent Recommendations

    22 October, 2019
     retyork1:
Thanks Andre for providing a very professional service. Your report provided all the information that we needed in order to rectify the XSS vulnerability that you have discovered.
    22 October, 2019
     kifayat70677834:
Many thanks to Faizan_mark for letting us know of a vulnerability and some suggested solutions.
    22 October, 2019
     pritamk03158321:
Thank you Faizan_mark for helping us identify an XSS, really appreciated! The description of the vulnerability was clear and allowed us to make a fix quickly.
    22 October, 2019
     Jannyhan3:
Thank you so much for reporting the security issue and bringing this to our attention. We highly appreciate your time and professional skills in helping to make Driver Easy more secure.
We're working on the issue and will update with you when we fix it.
Thanks again for everything.
    21 October, 2019
     Alansharma19:
Thanks very much for the report!
We were sure that everything was proteced, but apparently we missed some special places where the escaping wasn't sufficient.
It is now fixed.