Bug in Bash shell allow attackers to execute code on Linux, Unix and Mac OSX

A security vulnerability in the GNU Bourne Again Shell (Bash), the command-line shell used in many Linux and Unix operating systems, could leave systems running those operating systems open to exploitation by specially crafted attacks. The bug, discovered by Stephane Schazelas, is related to how Bash processes environmental variables passed by the operating system or […]

Steps to configure Weblogic proxy plugin in IIS6.0

To configure weblogic Proxy plugin in IIS6.0 we need to have mainly two dll’s (iisforward.dll & iisproxy.dll) and iisproxy.ini in the same folder. The mentioned dll’s  (iisforward.dll & iisproxy.dll) are available with the weblogic installation folder. My environment details Microsoft windows server 2003(32bit) IIS6.0 Weblogic 10.3.6 In my setup the dll’s was available in the below location for […]

USB Type-C Connector Ready for Production

USB 3.0  Promoter group has released it’s new USB Type-C specification. The USB Type-C specification establishes a new cable and connector scheme tailored to fit mobile device product designs, yet robust enough for laptops and tablets. The USB Type-C specification defines the physical USB Type-C cable and connector form factor along with the functional requirements for […]

Apple confirmed acquisition of Beats Music & Beats Electronics

Apple has officially confirmed acquisition of Beats Music & Beats Electronics in it’s press Info. Apple announced it has agreed to acquire the critically acclaimed subscription streaming music service Beats Music, and Beat Electronics, which make the popular Beats headphone, speakers and audio software. Apple is acquiring the two companies for a total of $3 billion, consisting […]

Microsoft working on a new version of IE

Microsoft has confirmed that it is working on a new version of Internet Explorer. Among the features in development are the Media Capture API, that lets Web content manipulate audio and video streams from microphones and webcams, the HTTP/2 protocol, currently being developed by IETF, and Web Audio, an API that lets JavaScript process and synthesize audio. […]

Quest Visual is joining Google!

Quest Visual, the maker of the incredible Word Lens app, posted on its website that it has been acquired by Google.   Quotes from wordlens website With Word Lens, we’ve seen the beginnings of what’s possible when we harness the power of mobile devices to “see the world in your language.” By joining Google, we can incorporate Quest […]

MOTO E supported under motorola Bootloader Unlock program

Motorola has made MOTO E boot loader unlock option official. MOTO E has popped up in Bootloader unlock program supported list.         Bootloader is a little bit of code that tells your device’s operating system how to boot up.   If you are a developer, unlocking the bootloader will allow you to […]

Android secret codes

Here are the list of  Samsung and HTC android phone codes   SAMSUNG CODES Description *#*#4636#*#* Displays Phone information, Battery information , Usage Statistics, Wifi Information *#*#7780#*#* Restting your phone to factory state-Only deletes application data and applications *2767*3855# It’s a complete wiping of your mobile also it reinstalls the phones firmware *#*#34971539#*#* Shows completes […]

How to enable telnet in a Linux server?

Telnet is a network protocol, used to provide bi-directional text-oriented communication facility. Note: Telnet in is insecure protocol and it is recommended that you use ssh server.  WARNING! Installing telnet on your server makes the server open to an un-encrytpted communications, it’s not recommended to use telnet, use Secure (SSH). Telnet Server installation In Debian/Ubuntu user@techinx$ […]

How to run overnight endurance test consecutively using jmeter

Endurance Test: Performing a long run load test and finding the performance bottleneck of the given server is called Endurance Test. Often in performance testing  testers would face the following 2 scenarios, 1) Running single testplan for more than 8 hours 2) Running Multiple testplans one after another for more than 8 hours or overnight (without […]