New Microsoft Message Analyzer Released

If you want to monitor extremely low-level network traffic (e.g. TCP/IP packet flags, HTTPS alert records, etc), then Fiddler typically cannot help you; you will need to use a packet capture tool like Wireshark or Microsoft’s Network Monitor (old) or Message Analyzer (new). Yesterday, Microsoft released the newest version of Microsoft Message Analyzer (v1.1), which…


Caveats for Authenticode Code Signing

Back in 2011, I wrote a long post about Authenticode, Microsoft’s Code Signing technology. In that post, I noted: Digitally signing your code helps to ensure that it cannot be tampered with, either on your servers, or when it is being downloaded to a user’s computer, especially over an insecure protocol like HTTP or FTP….