The question ‘Who is a Guru?’ to me feels like asking a three year old kid to write a proof of a hard mathematical equation. At this point, I feel like I am not capable of it. However, this is my humble trial to explain the meaning of Guru merely from my life experiences. The… Read More Who is a Guru?
This is the scenario when you have a mobile app that needs a proxy, and your burpsuite inside a vm. Below are some checks that you need to do to get to get your proxy working. Make sure your phone as well as PC are connected to the same network. Below are some checks to… Read More Burp proxy inside a VM for mobile app
This post is based on my minor thesis at TU,Berlin for my Masters. As the topic suggest, it is about open innovation on SMEs for cyber security awareness. Below is the introduction from my thesis. You can find the whole work on the attached pdf of my thesis. Hope you enjoy the read. Introduction Security … Read More Open Innovation on SMEs for Cyber Security Awareness
Session management is as important as authentication. In a stateless protocol like HTTP, the user/client is remembered by the server with the help of session cookies. A cookie is characterized by four attributes: name, length, entropy, and content. In HTTP, there are different kinds of cookies. Session – the one that lives as long as… Read More Secure session management
The world of security is so vast. But it never failed to amaze me. I am excited about this journey of getting to know security in more details. I made a recent presentation about SSL at ERNW as part of my training. Even though I learned the protocol before, I realised there is much more… Read More SSL/TLS interesting facts
Every application that requires to identify its users needs a security mechanism to keep track of logins and perform access control. The world of web is not safe and it is a necessity to have an authentication mechanism for every application that you might want to build/use. There are mainly three kinds of authentication. Knowledge based… Read More Authentication
I recently got an opportunity to present about Heartbleed at my new work place ERNW. I took some time to do a detailed study about the vulnerability. I am quite amazed by its simplicity when compared to its huge impact. I know there are plenty of posts about Heartbleed. It is one of the super… Read More Heartbleed