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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

Award / Bug Bounty I prefer:
A thanks/profile recommendation will be really appreciated, but if you'd like:

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Recommendations and Acknowledgements

    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.
    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:412
Total reports on VIP sites:93
Total patched vulnerabilities:206
Total vulnerabilities on Hold (Open Bug Bounty):69
Recommendations received:10
Active since:16.01.2019

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Reported Vulnerabilities

All Submissions VIP SubmissionsFeatured Submissions

Domain Reported Status Type
01.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
01.03.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
28.02.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
28.02.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
28.02.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
28.02.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting

  Latest Patched

 17.02.2020 livejournal.com
 16.02.2020 corsair.com
 14.02.2020 pangshop.me
 14.02.2020 bypeople.com
 14.02.2020 esrl.noaa.gov
 14.02.2020 expositions.bnf.fr
 14.02.2020 unigo.com
 13.02.2020 instructables.com
 13.02.2020 emailmeform.com
 13.02.2020 search.loc.gov

  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

    16 February, 2020
     bigwavedave_ca:
Thank you Taha for finding and reporting the vulnerability on my website.
    16 February, 2020
     bigwavedave_ca:
Thank you amlnspqr for reporting the xss bug on my website.
    16 February, 2020
     gaborvitez:
Dipu1A found a few vulnerabilities on our website and provided all the details needed to fix them. Thank you!
    13 February, 2020
     useyourlocal:
Incognito007 pointed out a test configuration file on our server that should not have been publicly visible. Thanks!
    13 February, 2020
     useyourlocal:
Identified an XSS issue in our site and provided instruction on how to replicate. As a result we were able to quickly patch and resolve the issue. Thanks!