Tag Archives: Security

SQL made easy and secure with Slick

Slick stands for Scala Language-Integrated Connection Kit. It is Functional Relational Mapping (FRM) library for Scala that makes it easy to work with relational databases. Slick can be considered as a replacement of writing SQL queries as Strings with a … Continue reading

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IP Filtering On Nginx Server

Sometimes there are scenarios in which we want our website to be accessible only by certain countries. For achieving this we need to filter requests on the basis of IP addresses on our server. In this blog we’ll be discussing, … Continue reading

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JWT Authentication with Play Framework

In this blog, I will demonstrate how to implement JWT Authentication with Play Framework. JSON Web Token (JWT) is a compact, self-contained which means securely transfer the information between two parties. It can be sent via Post request or inside the … Continue reading

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Create a self-signed SSL Certificate using OpenSSL.

In this blog I’ll be giving a little bit of insight on SSL certificates and then how to create a self-signed certificate using OpenSSL. Let’s start with  “What is an SSL Certificate?“ SSL stands for Secure Socket Layer. SSL is a … Continue reading

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Scala-IOT: Getting started with RaspberryPi without Monitor or Screen.

Hey folks, We are back again ! ( Did you miss me? ) A big Moriarty Fan ! 🙂 So where we left was, now we have a basic understanding of IOT i.e. Internet of things and we know which … Continue reading

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Vulnerability scanning with metasploit

Hola!! As you all aware of that vulnerabilities can cost you much more and as a developer you don’t need your website to have vulnerabilities (at least I am 😛 ). And for testing for loopholes in your application can be painful, … Continue reading

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Play framework security with Silhouette

Silhouette is a security library for Play framework. Its basically a core only fork of Secure Social, which is another security library for play framework. Secure Social is a great framework for lots of user but my experience with secure … Continue reading

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Configure SSL on jetty server to run it with https

We can run our application with http as well as with https. We use https for secure communication over the computer network. Technically, https is not a protocol in and of itself; rather, it is the result of simply layering … Continue reading

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