Local Development with Azure API Management Gateway This was rather tricky to figure out so I thought I would share my experience with setting up Visual Studio with a local development subscription of Azure API Management (APIM) Gateway. It turns...
Privilege Escalation: Writing a User to /etc/passwd Sometimes an application will be misconfigured and will have the capability to read/write to the /etc/passwd file. This code below creates a hashed password and demonstrates how to echo that into the /etc/passwd...
Getting Started with Burp Suite Burp Suite is a very powerful tool for manipulating websites to find vulnerabilities. The community edition will work fine but is much slower than the Professional version. You can use the community edition to learn...
PostgreSQL for .NET Developers Venturing into microservice architecture has forced me to become more aware of other technologies that may be more performant, cheaper, and or a better match for that specific need. PostgreSQL ("Postgres") is a relational database that...
Docker: MSSQL Server Microsoft has created several images for MSSQL Server on Docker Hub. They have support for Windows and Ubuntu containers. It's very easy to customize these images with setup scripts, execute commands, or build a custom image. Pulling a...
Docker Tips & Tricks These are some useful random tricks I've learned about Docker over the years. Getting Shell Access to a Running Container docker exec -it containername /bin/bash Remove All Running Containers This command works by removing all running containers with force. The...
HTTPie in PowerShell HTTPPie is very easy to use command-line HTTP utility for making requests. It features JSON support, syntax highlighting, persistent sessions, and is capable of downloading files, extension by plugins, and much more. It's easy as pie! Installation You will...
Customize PowerShell in Windows Terminal The all-new Windows Terminal is truly amazing and packed with many features. It is also fully customizable! I highly recommend configuring Windows Terminal to have a customized background and to install Oh My Posh. It ain't...