About Me

Hello!! Am Konka Karthik, an Independent Security Researcher from Hyderabad, India, I’ve been working from past 4+ years as a freelance security analyst and a bug bounty Hunter.

 

Performed security testing based on the OWASP top 10 flaws for companies like Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Snapchat, Hackerrank, indeed, ok.ru, Bugcrowd and 60+ world renowned companies.

 

Honorable mention in the Facebook Whitehat hackers page for 2014-2015-2016, was rewarded thrice, security researchers list.

 

One of the esteem speakers at Cloud Security Alliance International INFOSEC summit 2016 Dehradun.

Awards
  • Bugcrowd 2017 MVP Researcher
  • Snapchat rewarded with $1000
  • Certificate from moment.me for reporting a vulnerability
  • Swags from Hackerrank, Paymill, Answerhub, Horangi.

Work Experience

2014 - 2018

Bugcrowd

Researcher at Bugcrowd, ranked 102 amongst 65000 hackers and was acknowledged by Quora, indeed, Bugcrowd and some of the others.

2014 - 2018

Hackerone

Researcher at Hackerone, used to spend some time to hunt for bugs and was acknowledged by Twitter, Snapchat, Slack, Trello, ok.ru and some of others.

2017-2018

Synack

Member of Synack Red Team

Education

Batchelors of Information Technology 2012 - 2016

Vidyajyothi Institute of Technology

Board of Intermediate 2010 - 2012

Sri Chaitanya Junior Kalasala, ECIL

Opted for MPC, was graded 73% in the same.

2009 - 2010

Jawahar Nagar Pinion High School

Completed my Secondary School Certificate with 78%

Professional Skills

Web Application Penetration Testing 85%
Android Application Penetration Testing 80%
iOS Application Penetration Testing 70%
Windows Application Penetration Testing 60%
HTML/CSS 85%
PHP70%
Java60%
Networking 60%

Contact

Hyderabad,
India