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mcurietribute | Security Researcher Profile

Security researcher mcurietribute has already helped fix 1917 vulnerabilities.

Researcher reputation:  110

Real name:

About me:
Security researcher that's been told he looks at a glass of water half empty. As if I have the time to stare at a glass of water.

Contact email:
e-mail: [email protected]

Experience in Application Security
1-3 years

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Recommendations and Acknowledgements

@RightHandVAN     3 November, 2017
    Twitter RightHandVAN Justin from IPC:
Super fast response time. Very much appreciated!
@damoth     28 October, 2017
    Twitter damoth Damien from dtech:
Helpful and quick communication. Thank you.
@beekeep     9 October, 2017
    Twitter beekeep Mark from BBKA:
Provided a succinct description of the issue identified along with a simple way to demonstrate it. Thank you.
@bobdankert     5 October, 2017
    Twitter bobdankert BobD from EnvisionIT:
Researcher was very helpful and easy to work with. Helped us to resolve the issue very quickly.
@jan_philippi     4 October, 2017
    Twitter jan_philippi Jan :
Very fast help and very precise information on the issue. Great!
@rmwb     4 October, 2017
    Twitter rmwb Ross M. W. Bennetts from University of New England, Australia:
Prompt and professional communications from @mcurietribute clearly explained the issue and allowed us to prioritise a patch.
Thanks very much for helping secure our systems.
@steveluvender     2 October, 2017
    Twitter steveluvender Steve from Trading Paints:
Quick and clear communication. Thanks for the help.
@_TMRadio     30 September, 2017
    Twitter _TMRadio sergey from tm radio:
thanks for scan and quick reply on the fix. awesome job!!
@ziduniwien     28 September, 2017
    Twitter ziduniwien Computer Center from University of Vienna:
Dear mcurietribute,

The University of Vienna would like to thank you for your valuable contribution in finding a website security issue.

Your input is highly welcome and helps to raise the security level of our educational institution.

Servus and greetings from Vienna, Austria.
@cpweather     26 September, 2017
    Twitter cpweather Christian from meteocentre:
Very fast and precise. Appreciated his help.

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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

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Secured OBB
OBB Advocate
Improved OBB

Commitment to Remediate and Patch

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

Recommendations and Recognition

10+ Recommends
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50+ Recommends

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1 Post
3 Posts
5+ Posts

Research Statistics

Total reports:4122
Total reports on VIP sites:114
Total patched vulnerabilities:1917
Recommendations received:11
Active since:28.08.2017

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