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keritzyTop-50 VIP Open Redirect Reporter Top Security Researcher of the Month | Security Researcher Profile

Security researcher keritzy has already helped fix 3356 vulnerabilities.

Researcher reputation:  70

Real name:
Steven Hampton

About me:
Independent Security Researcher // Programmer.

I hunt for people vulnerabilities and find securities flaws that needed to be reported as soon as possible that could be on major risks. I don't want to break or damage system. The reports that ive done in list with a Hall of fames, gifts and thank you email is a process of myself to reputate.


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I buy books also training in real scenario to develop my security skills :)

Experience in Application Security
over 5 years

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Recommendations and Acknowledgements

@h_ono     27 May, 2021
    Twitter h_ono h_ono from DBCLS:
Thank you for reporting an XSS vulnerability in a script on our website.
@AsictIct     20 May, 2021
    Twitter AsictIct Security-Ict-Asict from Politecnico di Milano:
Dear keritzy,

the SOC of Politecnico di Milano would like to thank you for disclosing us a XSS vulnerability on our infrastructure.
@KlausSchmi     6 January, 2018
    Twitter KlausSchmi Klaus Schmidinger from TVDR:
Thank you, Keritzy, for reporting and helping to resolve an XSS vulnerability in a script on my web server!
@jason_purdy     30 November, 2017
    Twitter jason_purdy Jason Purdy from Fine Books & Collections:
Keritzy helped identify an XSS vulnerability with some legacy code. Thanks!
@MohammedBellifa     28 November, 2017
    Twitter MohammedBellifa Mohammed Bellifa from University of Denver Sturm College of Law:
Keritzy was very helpful in helping us identify and resolve an XSS vulnerability.
@mgrnwd     30 October, 2017
    Twitter mgrnwd Matthew Greenwood from University of Washington:
Thanks for your help in finding a department web server vulnerability!

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Research Statistics

Total reports:9156
Total reports on VIP sites:886
Total patched vulnerabilities:3356
Total vulnerabilities on Hold (Open Bug Bounty):15
Recommendations received:6
Active since:24.04.2017
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