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ROOTxDEAD | Security Researcher Profile


Security researcher ROOTxDEAD has already helped fix 195 vulnerabilities.



Researcher reputation:  160

Real name:
SOHAIL SHAIKH

About me:
A Gamer and a part time Security Researcher

How to contact me:
mail: [email protected]

twitter: https://twitter.com/ROOTxDEAD

linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rootxdead/

Alternative Contacts:
[email protected]

Certifications & Diplomas:
CEH & CPTE

Experience in Application Security
< 1 year

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Recommendations and Acknowledgements

    13 January, 2020
     wikimediatech Wikimedia Tech from The Wikimedia Foundation:
Thanks so much for reporting the issues with labs! Based on your information we were able to make needed fixes! Thank you!
    6 January, 2020
     greghansonidaho Greg from Endpoint:
Thank you for finding and reporting XSS vulnerability. Will look into more options with Openbugbounty now that I am aware of the platform.
    6 January, 2020
     LancasterUniSOC John from lancaster:
Thank you very much for reporting this in such a professional way.
    2 January, 2020
     SandiSchleicher Sanford Schleicher from iGive.com:
Thank you for reporting an XSS vulnerability on our site. We have resolved the problem and appreciate your help in this process.
    2 January, 2020
     notedekd Waroros from Dek-D:
Thank you for reporting my website vulnerability. Provide useful information, and easy to fix.

Thanks
    23 December, 2019
     ps_wein Torsten from ps-wein.de:
Thank you for reporting a XSS vulnerability. Nice and fast contact.
    25 November, 2019
     nickdos Nick from ALA:
Found a number of vulnerabilities on our site, which we were able to fix. Many thanks.
    7 November, 2019
     testmynet CA3LE from TestMy.net:
Thank you for reporting that XSS vulnerability, I appreciate it.
    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:399
Total reports on VIP sites:85
Total patched vulnerabilities:195
Total vulnerabilities on Hold (Open Bug Bounty):77
Recommendations received:9
Active since:16.01.2019

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Reported Vulnerabilities

All Submissions VIP SubmissionsFeatured Submissions

Domain Reported Status Type
16.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
13.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
13.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
11.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
11.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
10.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
10.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
10.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
10.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
10.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
10.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
10.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
10.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
10.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
09.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
07.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
07.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
03.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
03.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
03.01.2020
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting

  Latest Patched

 17.01.2020 freeads.co.uk
 17.01.2020 smartbox.com
 17.01.2020 catalog.usmint.gov
 17.01.2020 riversideca.gov
 17.01.2020 riaptest.courts.ri.gov
 17.01.2020 pkulaw.cn
 17.01.2020 hrlb.oregon.gov
 16.01.2020 liceogiorgione.gov.it
 16.01.2020 timesunion.com

  Latest Blog Posts

16.01.2020 by Open Bug Bounty
Brief Recap of Open Bug Bounty’s Record Growth in 2019
12.01.2020 by JCQ_47
WAF Cloudflare Bypass XSS at Nexusmods.com
08.01.2020 by devl00p
Top 100 Open Redirect dorks
08.01.2020 by Rando02355205
XSS WAF Bypassed
31.12.2019 by Open Bug Bounty
Happy bug hunting in 2020, let’s make Web secure with Open Bug Bounty!

  Recent Recommendations

    17 January, 2020
     RohitIn20189381:
Great job on finding that XSS.
    17 January, 2020
     uniteddomains:
Miguel helped us to identify several bugs in our wordpress instances. His reports were sufficiently detailed and communication was flawless and fast. Thank you very much!
    16 January, 2020
     UwTableau:
Thank you to Pankaj Thakur. Because of their vulnerability report, we were able to resolve a vulnerability in a timely manner, and his willingness to respond to followup is GREATLY appreciated.
    16 January, 2020
     LiveAgent:
Thank you for reporting issue with our WordPress. We thought it had been already well protected, but after your report we decided to improve the security further. Good job.
    15 January, 2020
     install28398408:
thanks for Notification!