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Techmantium is a technology blog covering a wide range of technology topics and life hacks, including desktop PC, smartphones, tablets, Raspberry Pi, software, security, operating systems, mobile, storage, servers, gadget hacks and technology companies such as Microsoft, Google and Apple.

Here you will find my tutorials on everything from making the switch from Windows to Linux, building your own cloud server, working with a Raspberry Pi. You can also find my tech gadget reviews, privacy and security articles and some hardware hacks.

 

What are SQL Injection Attacks?
23rd July 2016Privacy & Security
SQL Injection is an extremely prevalent and dangerous risk to any web application and is so easy to perform. A SQLi attack can lead to sensitive information being leaked directly from the database, malware being served, data integrity compromised and so on.
Parameter Tampering and How to Protect Against It
10th July 2016Privacy & Security
Parameter tampering is a method by which malicious hackers attempt to compromise your application through manipulating parameters in the URL string. This can cause applications to perform in ways the programmer did not intend, especially if invalid data is encountered.
Linux Piping and Redirection
18th June 2016Linux
Every program which is run on the command line has three data streams and piping and redirection can be used to connect these streams between programs and files to direct data in interesting and useful ways.
Visual Studio Code - Can it beat Notepad++?
17th May 2016Windows
Visual Studio Code is a brand new, free code editor from Microsoft optimised for building and debugging modern web and cloud applications. How does it stack up against the most popular source code editor, Notepad++?
First Look at Visual Studio Code
24th April 2016Windows
Visual Studio Code is a free source code editor from Microsoft which aims to be fast. It was initially released a year ago as a beta but has just become a stable product, so let's have a look at what's on offer.
What is Internal Implementation Disclosure?
8th March 2016Privacy & Security
Internal Implementation Disclosure is the process whereby your web application leaks information about the software being run, the server technology and operating system to a malicious hacker.
Windows 10 - The Essential Guide
5th March 2016Windows
Windows 10 is now available as a free upgrade and it introduces loads of new features, platform-unifying designs, and Microsoft's new Windows-as-a-service strategy. This guide will help you get up to speed on the most significant details.
Cookie Security and Session Hijacking
1st March 2016Privacy & Security
Cookie security is a very important aspect of every website and goes hand in hand with HTTPS encryption and session management.