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Security researcher retr0 has already helped fix 1900 vulnerabilities.



Researcher reputation:  50

Real name:
Adrien

About me:
Hello, retr0 here. Let me introduce me in some words. I'm a Network technician who likes Computer Security, beer(s), video games and old school 8-bit music. As a hobby, I'm an Independent Security Researcher. I report critical vulnerabilities that need to be fixed as fast as possible. I'm not gonna make any damage on your system. I'm here to make the web safer. You can reward me with Paypal, BTC or Gifts. By the way, Please leave recommendations or acknowledgements it's always welcome'd.

Contact email:
Twitter: retr0_
Email: [email protected]
Paypal: [email protected]
BTC: 1HfosqgWzhvbKXUpDJh214hKTnU2omhroC

Certifications & Diplomas:
I spend most of my rewards to increase my skills in security! (trainings, books, etc.)

Experience in Application Security
over 5 years

Award / Bug Bounty I prefer:
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Halls of Fame:
International: Sony / Playstation / xHamster / Amazon / Audible / Manyvids / D-Link / Fluke Networks ...
French: SNCF / Leboncoin / Priceminister / L'Oreal / Peugeot / Renault / Jacquie & Michel ...

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Ethics and Rules:
Adrien 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

@sk_joseareal     11 July, 2018
    Twitter sk_joseareal J.A. Real from sokinternet.com:
Fast and accurate assessment. We really appreciate the help from Adrien. Many thanks.
@CertSNCF     2 August, 2017
    Twitter CertSNCF CERT-SNCF from SNCT:
Thank you for the detailed alert :)
@lxHunter     30 January, 2017
    Twitter lxHunter Alexander Jäger from RedTecLab GmbH:
Pedro found an XSS vulnerability on our website. He responded near realtime and was very professional in the way he disclosed the information. Greatly appreciated! Thanks again!

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30+ Reports
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30+ Reports
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Patch Master
55% Patched
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75% Patched

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Research Statistics



Total reports:2546
Total reports on VIP sites:1218
Total patched vulnerabilities:1900
Recommendations received:3
Active since:08.10.2015
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    10 April, 2024
    Mars:
Hatim uncovered a XSS bug that we were able to quickly resolve. Thanks very much for your assistance and help.
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Thanks to the support of Hatim Chabik, we were able to identify and solve an XSS bug.
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