You may not be aware of but one Pakistani hacker and a bounty hunter (Shahmeer Amir) is holding the 3rd Position among Top Ranked Bug Hunters in the world, the same Hacker is ranked by HackerOne as an 11th most top rated hacker.
That guy is Shahmeer Amir, a Multan-born Pakistani national who has earned $150,000 in total bounties by reporting bugs to 300+ global organizations. Some of these organizations include Facebook, Microsoft, Google, Yahoo, Twitter, LinkedIn, Dropbox and much more. All of this in just 2 years time.
He is currently CEO a startup Cyphlon an initiative to make Pakistani cyberspace secure from internal and external threats, He has been invited to DefCon even by HackerOne.
A pretty impressive resume wouldn’t you say? And he has achieved all this at the age of 21, he is really a talented guy.
Shahmeer Amir has completed his Bachelor’s Degree from Usman Institute of Technology, Karachi and his startup Cyphlon is based in Lahore.
We will conduct an interview with Shahmeer Amir once he is back from DEFCON.