Kamran Ayub

Hi, I'm a professional full-stack developer who also loves to write, speak at conferences, work on side projects, contribute to open source, make games, and play them.

Posted on Thursday, February 23, 2017

Adding SameSite Cookie Support In ASP.NET

I was reading Scott Helme's post on how CSRF is Dead because of the new Same Site cookie spec (which is supported in Chrome and soon FF).

Posted on Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Building a Raspberry Pi 3 Baby Monitor
I put together a guide on building a baby monitor using a Raspberry Pi 3

Our little baby boy came into the world February 6 and we couldn't be happier! During the course of preparing for the birth and buying items, a baby monitor had been high on the list--but I wasn't super happy with the choices available. So I built my own!

Posted on Saturday, February 4, 2017

Store Binaries Next to Powershell DSC Using Git LFS
Keep your Powershell DSC scripts and dependent binaries together using Git Large File Storage (LFS)

A common need when configuring servers using Powershell DSC is installing software or copying binary files, for example, installing the Java SDK, Sysinternals, MSI installers, or what have you.