Github is a great public code repository hosted online and XAMPP is a popular server to run web content locally. Here we discuss about how to link the folders in Github and place it inside XAMPP directory so that we can run the application as well as get Github client synchronize the changes.
This is a quick post about getting an updated (or a specific) version of Python running on your Linux (Backtrack is used here). A tool called ‘pythonbrew‘ is used for this purpose. It not only lets us download and install required version of python, but also allows us to choose which version needs to be
This Python script by the author ‘sickness’ updates many of the tools present in Backtrack suite, which otherwise would’ve to be updated manually. Get the script [snipt code=”efac568d70a1554af513af5c2551ac68″] Screenshot Source: backtrack-linux.org
In this post, we talk about using various third party Chart APIs to display a trend graph on any SharePoint site (or a blog). These graphs delivers a quick summary of the vulnerabilities identified during various security assessments. This can be embedded in a Security SharePoint portal or a dashboard which will be accessed by
This batch file decompiles an apk to its corresponding java sources. People who are looking forward to do a code review on an android app who’s source code is not readily available can utilize this bat. This batch runs various free tools available on the internet in a sequence to obtain the java source files.
This post talks about process of extracting apk file of any app available in market and then decompiling it to Java source. This can be helpful for those who perform code review (for security vulnerabilities) on apps whose source code is not available. Once Java source code is obtained, we can either do manual code
List of chrome browser extensions that can be useful while performing application security assessments. Some of the extensions are already discussed earlier in our blog. On the sidenote, a similar collection exists for Firefox users – check SecFox at Mozilla Addons Collection site Note: Below table will be updated regularly. If you find any addons
This post explains about rooting a Tmobile G2/HTC Vision and then installing Cyanogenmod 7 (Gingerbread) while retaining the apps and data that were in use with stock ROM. Entire process from rooting till installation of Cyanogenmod should not take more than half an hour.
Proxy Switchy! is an advanced proxy manager for Google Chrome, it allows users to manage and switch between multiple proxy profiles quickly and easily. This will be one must-have addition to the chrome addons that helps for security testing which we had discussed earlier here. While conducting blackbox security assessments, we normally do analysis on communication