How I was able to find the P4 vulnerability in the United States Department of Agriculture by phone.
Hey! This is Prince Roy, a cyber security researcher. Last year, I discovered the information disclosure vulnerability on the server of the USDA [United States Department of Agriculture] using my phone.
No, guys, for a few reasons, I didn’t publish a blog about it. Now I am going to tell you how I found that issue. I used a Google Dork, which is actually my favourite method to find a vulnerability.
inurl:usda.gov | confidential | “employee only” | proprietary | top secret | classified | trade secret | internal | private | WS_FTP | ws_ftp | log | LOG filetype:log
And then I got some juicy information
Then I reported it. After 5–6 hours, it got accepted and I was awarded with the HOF:
Finally, thanks to Aditya Shende sir, my mentor, who always helps me. I hope that you guys may be helped by this small blog, and thanks in advance for investing your crucial time to read it.
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