Congratulations to the Top MSRC 2022 Q2 Security Researchers!

Congratulations to all the researchers recognized in this quarter’s Microsoft Researcher Recognition Program leaderboard! Thank you to everyone for your hard work and continued partnership to secure customers.

The top three researchers of the 2022 Q2 Security Researcher Leaderboard are: Yuki Chen, Zhiyi Zhang, and William Söderberg! Check out the full list of researchers recognized this quarter here.

Rank, Researcher, Points; 1, YUKI CHEN, 3480; 2, ZHIYI ZHANG, 1680; 3, WILLIAM SÖDERBERG, 802.5; 4, WTM, 780; 5, MOHAMMAD DEILAMY(MDM), 620; 6, HAIFEI LI, 480; 6, HP, 480; 8, TERRY ZHANG @PNIG0S, 405; 9, ERIK DONKER, 395; 10, BEE13OY, 350.

Congratulations to the top Azure researchers this quarter: Zhiyi Zhang, William Söderberg, and wtm!

RANK, RESEARCHER; 1, ZHIYI ZHANG; 2, WILLIAM SÖDERBERG; 3, WTM; 4, HP; 5, TERRY ZHANG @PNIG0S; 6, SURESH CHELLADURAI; 7, CALLUM CARNEY; 8, SZYMON HEIDRICH; 9, OAG; 10, BEE13OY; 10, DIRK-JAN MOLLEMA; 10, SICK.CODES.

Congratulations to the top Office researchers this quarter: Hector Peralta (p3rr0), Dzmitry Smaliak, and Anonymous!

RANK, RESEARCHER; 1, HECTOR PERALTA (P3RR0); 2, DZMITRY SMALIAK; 3, ANONYMOUS; 4, ĐẶNG THẾ TUYẾN; 4, HUỲNH THÔNG; 6, ORANGE TSAI; 7, AVISHAI REDELMAN; 8, ANONYMOUS; 8, CRISTIANO ALVES; 8, LEONARDO FERREIRA; 8, MARCOS VINICIOS PENHA; 8, QUAN JIN(@JQ0904); 8, SHARIQUE RAZA; 8, YIMING XIANG; 8, YUHAO WENG; 8, ZHINIANG PENG.

Congratulations to the top Windows researchers this quarter: Yuki Chen, Haifei Li, and Jarvis_1oop!

RANK, RESEARCHER; 1, YUKI CHEN; 2, HAIFEI LI; 3, JARVIS_1OOP; 4, LUO QUAN; 5, B2AHEX; 6, BEE13OY; 7, XUEFENG LI; 7, ZHINIANG PENG; 9, ANDREA PIERINI (@DECODER_IT); 10, ANONYMOUS.

This 2022 Q2 leaderboard reflects point values for cases that are:

  • Submitted and assessed by the MSRC team between April 1, 2022, and June 30, 2022
  • Submitted between January 1, 2022, and March 31, 2022 (last program period), but assessed after April 1, 2022

Past MSRC Quarterly Leaderboards:

Keep up the awesome work and stay tuned for the annual Most Valuable Researcher announcement in August!

Lynn Miyashita, MSRC