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olihough86 | Security Researcher Profile

Security researcher olihough86 has already helped fix 49 vulnerabilities.

Researcher reputation:  50

Real name:
Oliver Hough

About me:
Lover of beer. Hunter of bugs

Contact email:
Email: [email protected]
Twitter: @olihough86

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Certifications & Diplomas:
I'm currently saving up to take OSCP / CPEH training and exams.

Experience in Application Security
1-3 years

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Recommendations and Acknowledgements

@zorrodelaarena     7 February, 2018
    Twitter zorrodelaarena Ryan Cramer from
Oliver discovered and discretely made us aware of an XSS vulnerability in our platform. He provided a simple example of the issue and quickly confirmed it had been fixed after we released an update. Couldn't have asked for more.
@nrdonnelly     23 January, 2018
    Twitter nrdonnelly Nigel Donnelly from
Identified an XSS vulnerability, discretely made us aware of it and confirmed when he'd seen it patched
@davidaewing     30 January, 2018
    Twitter davidaewing David Ewing from RoSPA:
Our development team were informed by Oliver of a potential vulnerability which we have subsequently patched. Appreciate the feedback.
@Matthew_Cook_v1     30 January, 2018
    Twitter Matthew_Cook_v1 Matt from GBC Buildings For Leisure:
Identified an XSS vulnerability and discretely notified us. Quick communication throughout patching process. Thanks.
@JordanWalshm8     24 January, 2018
    Twitter JordanWalshm8 Jordan Walsh from Eitex:
Made us aware of an XSS vulnerability on one of our customer's websites, walked us through the problem and how to replicate and confirmed that our patch had worked on the site. Very quick response time, and a massive help to get this resolved in under 24 hours.

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WAF Bypasser
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30+ Reports
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30+ Reports
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Commitment to Remediate and Patch

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

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1 Post
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5+ Posts

Research Statistics

Total reports:131
Total reports on VIP sites:9
Total patched vulnerabilities:49
Recommendations received:5
Active since:17.01.2018

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  Recent Recommendations

@chrisbeach     27 November, 2021
    Twitter chrisbeach:
Thanks very much for reporting a bug in my website
@chrisbeach     27 November, 2021
    Twitter chrisbeach:
Thanks for spotting a bug on my website. This is now fixed
@HR4YOU_AG     23 November, 2021
    Twitter HR4YOU_AG:
Thanks H_chabik for reporting an issue with our website!
@skyynet_de     19 November, 2021
    Twitter skyynet_de:
Thanks for informing me about a general PHP malfunction which could be used to scam people on my website.
@sandovs     19 November, 2021
    Twitter sandovs:
Cyber_World helped us by pointing out some log files that shouldn't be public! Thank you for the responsible disclosure and cordiality during the whole process!