Free resources from Microsoft on Windows Containers and .Net Microservices

Microsoft support for containers started with Windows Server 2016. You can now build and run Docker containers in Windows 10 too. Microsoft has provided free resources for developers and IT professionals to help migrate to this new technology easily. Following are some of these resources. Free ebook: Introduction to Windows Containers https://aka.ms/containersebook Introduces what containers…


HTTP Header Referer

The HTTP Header “Referer” is used maily to detect the URL from which a page is loaded. But there are times when this header is not passed. This also can be spoofed using some plug-ins.   This article has more details on this. https://isc.sans.edu/forums/diary/When+does+your+browser+send+a+Referer+header+or+not/16433/


Monitor android device web traffic

Some times we need to monitor the web traffic going from inside the Android device to various services on the internet. This can be achieved by using a PC and Fiddler software to act as a proxy in between the android device and the internet. The following articles show the simple way to set this…


Absolutely Simple WebServers that will save your time!

At times you would want to run a simple web server to serve static pages for trying out somethings. To run such web server on Windows  we have two simple options. Option 1: Using Python Python version 2.x.x comes with a pre-built script called ‘SimpleHTTPServer’ for running a Web server. You can run it using the…