It is essential that a tester reports defects relentlessly!, so that time and effort is not unnecessarily wasted. Defects can be reported in a number of ways and using a defect tracking software is probably the best way for your organization to move defects from reported to fixed and help your developers stay focused.
The template here includes the highest priority defect attributes such as; priority, severity, status, owner, found version, fixed version, open/close dates, defect description, found test phase, defect type, root cause, and etc.
Please download the template to use it as a reference for your defect tracking tools/solutions. Happy Bug Hunting!