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ROOTxDEAD | Security Researcher Profile


Security researcher ROOTxDEAD has already helped fix 206 vulnerabilities.



Researcher reputation:  170

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

    17 February, 2020
     ismayilov_013 Orkhan Ismayilov from Trend.az:
Great job to find a XSS bug on website. Thank you for reporting us about this and wish you good luck in future bug hunts.
    23 January, 2020
     SandiSchleicher Sanford Schleicher from iGive.com:
Thank you for reporting the XSS issue you found. Based on your information we were able to fix the problem. Thank you!
    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.

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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:416
Total reports on VIP sites:94
Total patched vulnerabilities:206
Total vulnerabilities on Hold (Open Bug Bounty):72
Recommendations received:11
Active since:16.01.2019

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Reported Vulnerabilities

All Submissions VIP SubmissionsFeatured Submissions

Domain Reported Status Type
03.01.2020
patched
Cross Site Scripting
28.12.2019
On Hold
Cross Site Scripting
28.12.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
08.12.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
25.11.2019
patched
Improper Access Control 
24.11.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
08.11.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
30.10.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
30.10.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
25.10.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
14.07.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
13.07.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
27.06.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
09.03.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting

  Latest Patched

 20.02.2020 up.to
 20.02.2020 lightpdf.com
 20.02.2020 edigest.hk
 20.02.2020 reachlocal.com
 20.02.2020 info.reco.ws
 20.02.2020 job-hunt.org
 19.02.2020 olis.ri.gov
 19.02.2020 ppt.cc
 19.02.2020 cjdropshipping.com
 19.02.2020 koton.com

  Latest Blog Posts

10.02.2020 by 0xrocky
Stored XSS on h2biz.net
10.02.2020 by ismailtsdln
SQL Injection Payload List
20.01.2020 by Rando02355205
XSS on "www.alibaba.com" (Alibaba WAF 405) Bypassed.
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

  Recent Recommendations

    19 February, 2020
     UKClimbing:
Thanks for finding the XSS bug. Great communication.
    18 February, 2020
     Travelmath:
Great job finding a vulnerability. I have fixed the issue now, thanks for your help!
    18 February, 2020
     MotoDriveTv:
Thanks you Rajesh for reporting a bug without wanting to gain anything from it. Your quick response enabled us to swiftly fix the flaws you found, great help!
    18 February, 2020
     giroud_francois:
Thanks for notifying flaw, and for the answers ! Your support on fixing the issues was helpful... Friendly contact.
    17 February, 2020
     bigwavedave_ca:
Many thanks to k0t for finding and reporting the XSS vulnerability on my website.