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kongwenbin | Security Researcher Profile

Security researcher kongwenbin has already helped fix 150 vulnerabilities.

Researcher reputation:  40

Real name:

About me:
Hello there! I am a security researcher from Singapore. I hunt for bugs during my own free time to learn and become better in my skills and expertise towards web security.

I report any identified bugs to organisations around the world, free of charge! It is my way of contributing towards a safer internet. :)

NOTE #1: I DO NOT USE ANY INTRUSIVE TOOLS. Only Firefox web browser and my brain.

NOTE #2: All of my reports have ABSOLUTELY NOTHING to do with my employer in any possible ways.

Contact email:
If I reported a bug on your website, please reach out to me via Twitter (Direct Message is Open to all) so that we can fix it together to protect your users.

Alternative Contacts:
Once again, please contact me directly if you needed help to fix the bugs.

Experience in Application Security
over 5 years

Award / Bug Bounty I prefer:
To reward me for my effort (optional):
- Coffee money (any amount to
- Write a Recommendation on my profile (it's free!)
- Hall of Fame
- Acknowledgement Letters

Halls of Fame:
As of 2018, over 50 organizations have already officially acknowledged my effort in one of the ways mentioned above and I appreciate it! It was an honor working with them!

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Ethics and Rules:
WB is required to abide by the ethics and rules of the Open Bug Bounty project. If you reasonably believe that rules are not respected, please report this to us.

Recommendations and Acknowledgements

@nidapo5     17 May, 2018
    Twitter nidapo5 Nick Porter from 5th Dunstable Scout Group:
@kongwenbin has been very helpful in finding two vulnerabilities on our website, and reporting them clearly and promptly, so they could be fixed. Thank you!
@kevag_telekom     7 May, 2018
    Twitter kevag_telekom Diana Guenzel from KEVAG Telekom:
Thank you @kongwenbin for your PoC and good work!
@ISOatUO     17 December, 2017
    Twitter ISOatUO Jim Cheetham from University of Otago:
Thanks to @kongwenbin, who very quickly sent a clear PoC that identified the vulnerability.

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Honor Badges

Number of Secured Websites

10+ Secured Websites Badge
50+ Secured Websites Badge
500+ Secured Websites Badge
Web Security Veteran Badge
10+ Websites
50+ Websites
500+ Websites
1000+ Websites

Advanced Security Research

WAF Bypasser Badge
CSRF Master Badge
AppSec Logic Master Badge
Fastest Fix Badge
WAF Bypasser
CSRF Master
30+ Reports
AppSec Logic Master
30+ Reports
Fastest Fix
Fix in 24 hours

Outstanding Achievements

Secured OBB Badge
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Secured OBB
OBB Advocate
Improved OBB

Commitment to Remediate and Patch

Patch Master Badge
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Patch Master
55% Patched
Patch Guru
65% Patched
Patch Lord
75% Patched

Recommendations and Recognition

10+ Recommends
25+ Recommends
50+ Recommends

Distinguished Blog Author

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1 Post
3 Posts
5+ Posts

Research Statistics

Total reports:209
Total reports on VIP sites:19
Total patched vulnerabilities:150
Recommendations received:3
Active since:26.09.2017

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  Recent Recommendations

@TiagoGuedesEGo1     20 June, 2022
    Twitter TiagoGuedesEGo1:
shashank_bhure made us aware of several security vulnerabilities that represented security flaws of several degrees and needed to be rectified.

It was a pleasure working with you and I hope we can work again in the future, Thank you!
@TiagoGuedesEGo1     15 June, 2022
    Twitter TiagoGuedesEGo1:
Hardik_850 made us aware of several security vulnerabilities that represented security flaws of several degrees and needed to be rectified.

It was a pleasure working with you and I hope we can work again in the future, Thank you!
@DeBuecher     3 June, 2022
    Twitter DeBuecher:
Peter was of good help
@salmankhan2016     26 May, 2022
    Twitter salmankhan2016:
thanyou security_helper5
@securityhelper5     26 May, 2022
    Twitter securityhelper5:
thank you for report