In Windows 7 ( and maybe Vista) when hosting a WCF Service in a console application AS A USER and not as administrator, you might get an exception telling you that you don’t have access to register with the net.tcp port sharing service.
A few years ago I’ve written an article on how to perform a synchronous HTTP request using Qt 4.2. I I’ve seen this article today and since now I’m mostly working with C# i was wandering how fast can i do the same thing in c#. After very few minutes I’ve managed to came up with this:
First i must say that this will not be a way to prove that your application is secure, it will only be a quick & dirty way of finding common bugs in web applications. The following will be a few techniques that i tend to use the first time i see an web application ( and generally a database application ). I will use PHP for the few code examples but the vulnerabilities presented are not limited to PHP, in fact are independent of the server-side programming language used.… read full article