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CORS & CSRF Prevention for an REST based API

I'm currently trying to wrap my head around how to prevent CSRF. My first solution was to use a token which is suggested everywhere. That would of course fix this problem: <img ...

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Is there a more precise approach to generate signatures for ClamAV, than regex signatures?

Actually I generate signatures from libraries, to scan executables for beeing statically linked to that library. My actual approach is to read out the .text section and generate a byte sequence for ...

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Explain UI/UX-less to beginners

Yesterday I got asked: "why a server does not have a display?" and "why some applications have to run on the terminal, rather than having a nice look-and-feel UI/UX?" While I had my technical ...

1 answers | 2 mins ago by sic2 on Super User
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Were the Jedi taught about the Sith?

In Episode II, we see this interaction between Obi-Wan and Yoda: OBI-WAN One more thing. Jango mentioned he was recruited by someone named Darth Tyranus. Any idea who that might be? YODA ...

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When can I Register a Domain Name that's expired?

A domain name I've been eyeing, has not been renewed by it's registrant this year. The domain was with all these years. According to godaddy's documentation: Day 43 We assign the ...

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How to get a list of all network interfaces using ifquery

The documentation states that ifquery --list gives a list of all interfaces specified in /etc/network/interfaces (and includes). In fact in both Debian Jessie and Ubuntu 14.04 it lists all ...

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Cannot use my webcam . cheese says no device found

I know it is there because lsusb lists it as bus 003 device 002. Cheese wont let me change anything though. Ok. I am sorry, I am an Idiot. I guess it is not seeing the camera at all. I'm running ...

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Using Python Interactively as a CLI calculator

I'm running Ubuntu 14.10 & I'm totally new to Python. I'm aware that Python can be used as a CLI type calculator in interactive mode, a bit like the bc command in Bash. I have two questions: 1) ...

1 answers | 3 mins ago by Fred on Ask Ubuntu
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Snort rule to detect More Fragments fragbit not working

I have a Virtualbox setup with Snort running on a Windows 7 host and Kali Linux as the attacking machine, connected on an internal network. I'm investigating ways to get Snort to detect fragmentation ...

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Dual boot Kali with Mac

I want to dual my Macbook with Mavericks 10.9.4 and Kali 1.0.8. I have downloaded the Kali .iso and "burnt" it to a USB stick using the dd command from in Terminal. I have partitioned my hard drive ...

2 answers | 4 mins ago by Sam on Ask Different
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Ubuntu 12.10: Package libc6-dev-i386 is not available

I'm building 32 bit boost thread libraries on 32 bit Ubuntu 12.10. When building I get the error /usr/include/gnu/stubs.h:7:27: error: gnu/stubs-32.h: No such file or directory I googled the problem ...

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Mocha: Make Object available in script function that will tested

How can i make a object available in my function that i will test? For example. the DOMParser object. test: import assert from 'assert'; import { DOMParser } from 'xmldom'; import { parseHtml } ...

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Filter curl header output in verbose mode

Using curl -v ..., i.e. the verbose mode that prints out the input and output headers. However, this info is not piped and I can not grep-out lines which I dont need. How can you filter curl header ...

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Can't Update Python

I have Python installed at /usr/bin/local and its version is 2.6. Then I downloaded Python2.7.tgz and extracted it at location /scratch/bin/ and then installed using the steps ./configure make sudo ...

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I am trying to install deluge

me@hp:~$ sudo apt-get install deluge [sudo] password for me: E: dpkg was interrupted, you must manually run 'sudo dpkg --configure -a' to correct the problem. help me how to fix this

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Mongoose + node.js findOne(), find() not giving results

I have taken up learning node.js a few days back and i am facing some problem while retrieving data. I am using mongoose in node.js and save() function is working but when i try to retrieve data ...

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What's wrong with my Fusion Drive?

I'm having weird issues with my internal Fusion Drive. Symptoms: It gave itself a new cryptical name, and I can't change it back In most cases I cannot install new software anymore (e.g. I cannot ...

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Bluetooth suddenly gone on Windows 8.1 - service running, no tray icon, no settings

With no warning, while I was replying to an email in Outlook, bluetooth just went away on my Windows 8.1 tablet (Wacom Cintiq Companion 2). I've followed the steps on an MS support thread, and the ...

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Reformatting several dates in a docx file

I have a big table in a docx, one of the columns contains date entries in the form yyyy-mm-dd which I want to change to the form dd/mm/yy. What would be most efficient way to do this?

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Modern SOHO router protection

Much like the entropy 'myth' of '1337' speak passwords compared to overall password length, it seems that multiple modern 'PC advice' articles on the web still suggest hiding SSIDs and as MAC ...

1 answers | 8 mins ago by myol on Information Security
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Use route path as parameter in Express

I'm on a Node/Express/ stack. I have a rooms-like collaborative setup going on. Right now when my users type in the url, I grab the parameter roomId via var ...

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Show or hide rows in an excel sheet subject to the value of a particular cell (excel 2007 & Windows 7)

I have made a spreadsheet to specify decoration selections from a range of standard options. There are five separate ranges so this is the first selection then within each range there are additional ...

1 answers | 10 mins ago by Mike H on Super User
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windows media player doesn't play rtsp stream

I am trying to play RTSP stream with Windows Media Player. I succeeded to do this with VLC player, but WMP says that there is a network error. In network options of WMP all possible protocols are ...

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passing variable from beforevalidate to save event

I need to pass a variable from the beforeValidate method in the remote hook to save the event in loopback, how can I do so? I seems next() does not take any parameters in the beforeValidate method in ...

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Can you pass C|EH without any hands-on experience in hacking tools

I've been in the IT security industry for well almost a year now since I graduated last year and I'm currently thinking about taking up C|EH examination. I've glanced through several prep and review ...

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Hyper-V 2016 Gen2 VM PXE DHCP Timeout (Wireshark DHCP Discover -> Offer -> ???)

I've built a test lab running Windows Server 2016 and SCCM 2016 and I'm having an issue with PXE booting a VM to install an OS via SCCM. Here's the run down on the configuration. At this stage SCCM ...

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Why can't I completely remove myqsl from my CentOS 6 machine?

When I hit the command yum remove mysql I get the following error: Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Setting up Remove Process No Match for argument: mysql Error: File contains no section headers. file: ...

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Permission not granted for creating file in /home

I am new to Ubuntu. I want to create a new dir in /home, lets call it myDir, and then I want to create a .txt file that outputs the current date. All these through terminal comands. So, to be more ...

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How to run scripts on terminal start up?

I know how to set start-up applications but this is different. I want a particular script to be run everytime my terminal starts. For example, I want to run python automatically as my terminal starts. ...

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am using ubuntu 14.04 i want to write a script to get an email notification when ever my system shuts down and boots up. using shellscript

Am using Ubuntu 14.04 I want to write a shell script to get an email notification when ever my system shuts down and boots up. please help me out. i have tried the below link but no luck ...

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