Automate Security Testing with ZAP and GitHub Actions

This post is about running automated security tests on your web application with the help OWASP ZAP and GitHub Actions. In GitHub actions, OWASP ZAP provides a baseline scan feature which helps to find common security faults in a web application without doing any active attacks. The ZAP baseline action...


Handling multiple submit buttons in a single form in ASP.NET Core

This post is about how to work with multiple submit buttons in aspnet core form. Sometimes you have to use multiple submit buttons in a single form in ASP.NET Core. In HTML forms we can do this with the help of formaction attribute. But this attribute will not work in...


Deploying a Static Site to Azure Using the az CLI

This post is about deploying a static sites to Azure storage account using Azure CLI and configuring GitHub actions to deploy the files. Recently I wrote a blog post on enabling Angular GZip encoding - in this post I am deploying the changes using Azure CLI and configuring a GitHub...


Setting up an Azure Virtual Machine as Azure DevOps build agent

This post is about how we can setup as Azure Virtual Machine as Azure DevOps build agent. Recently I had to provision one virtual machine as Azure DevOps build agent. First we need to create an Azure Virtual machine. I created one with default configuration values. Once it is created,...


Mapping a wildcard domain name to an Azure App Services

This post is about how we can map wild card domain to Azure App Service. Why we need to map wild card domains? When we are building SAAS applications it is a good practice to provision the tenants with your application sub domain. For example in case JIRA, when you...


Deploying on Azure Functions - GitHub Actions

This post is about deploying Azure Function with the help of GitHub Actions. In this post we will discuss how a .NET 6.0 Azure function can be deployed to Azure with the help of GitHub Actions - which will help you to implement continuous delivery / deployment for Azure Functions....


Improve Angular performance with Gzip compression on Azure Storage

This post is about improving Angular application performance with the help of GZip encoding when hosting the application in Azure Blob Storage. Long back I wrote a few blog posts on how to create simple static websites using Azure Blob service and Deploying Angular Application to Azure Storage. Recently I...


Implementing Rate Limiting in ASP.NET Core Web API

This post is about implementing Rate Limiting in ASP.NET Core Web API. Rate Limiting is the process of controlling the number of requests for a resource within a specific time window. Each unique user/IP address/client will have a limitation on the number of requests to an API endpoint. In this...