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Swapnil_Kotha | Security Researcher Profile


Security researcher Swapnil_Kotha has already helped fix 193 vulnerabilities.



Researcher reputation:  40

Real name:
Swapnil (Swapnil_Kotha)

About me:
I am an independent security researcher and a part time bug bounty hunter.

How to contact me:
You can contact me via Email ID: [email protected]

Alternative Contacts:
Should I not respond via email (never happened!) please reach out via Twitter @Swapnil_Kotha

Certifications & Diplomas:
Certified ethical hacker (CEH)

Experience in Application Security
3-5 years

Award / Bug Bounty I prefer:
Paypal, Amazon gift card

Paypal email: [email protected]

Halls of Fame:
https://sec.xiaomi.com/fameyear2017&month02

Recommendations and Acknowledgements

    19 July, 2018
     OBB74286025 Security from IIR:
Thank you for pointing out the XSS vuln on our registration form -- an extra-critical area for such a thing!

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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:491
Total reports on VIP sites:98
Total patched vulnerabilities:193
Recommendations received:1
Active since:14.06.2018
Top VIP Security Researcher Awards: Top VIP Security Researcher of the Week

Open Bug Bounty Certificate





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Reported Vulnerabilities

All Submissions VIP Submissions

Domain Reported Status Type
10.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
06.07.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
06.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
06.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
06.07.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
06.07.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
21.06.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
04.06.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
04.06.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
24.05.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
24.05.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
22.05.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
22.05.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
22.05.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
22.05.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
21.05.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
21.05.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
06.04.2019
unpatched
Cross Site Scripting
03.03.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting
03.03.2019
patched
Cross Site Scripting

  Latest Patched

 07.12.2019 iconfinder.com
 07.12.2019 romadecade.org
 07.12.2019 audiusa.com
 07.12.2019 tools.wmflabs.org
 07.12.2019 neuvoo.com
 06.12.2019 derby.ac.uk
 06.12.2019 thesolesupplier.co.uk
 06.12.2019 yourtango.com
 06.12.2019 dnr.mo.gov
 06.12.2019 tizianafausti.com

  Latest Blog Posts

30.11.2019 by IAMMUSTAFAQADRI
How to hack an app: 8 best practices for pen testing mobile apps
27.11.2019 by TahakhanTaha
Reflected xss in 360totalsecurity
21.11.2019 by TahakhanTaha
blind xss in apple
30.10.2019 by Nep_1337_1998
Denial of Service vulnerability in script-loader.php (CVE-2018-6389)
17.10.2019 by 0xrocky
Stored XSS

  Recent Recommendations

    6 December, 2019
     r0m01736939:
Thank you for your report. I was able to fix it quickly :)
    6 December, 2019
     Buchabstauber:
We would like to thank you for your valuable contribution in finding the XSS issue on our site! You have been very helpful!
    4 December, 2019
     fablabc:
Thanks for reporting a high risky issue to me. You are awesome
    4 December, 2019
     lbl_jd:
Gh05tPT found a XSS vulnerability on our site which I was able to fix quite quickly. Thanks for your help.
    4 December, 2019
     sanjurosaves:
Excellent discovery and discreet disclosure of an SQL injection vulnerability. Top tier security researcher.