High-level dynamic language developed by Guido van Rossum, particularly popular for server-side web programming and scripting.

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How could I totally secure a connection between two nodes?

I've posted this question on stack overflow a bit earlier and a lazy functor redirected me here. Thank you! I'm building an authentication server in python, and was wondering about how I could secure ...
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How to implement client side encryption for CalDav & CardDav content?

I'm looking for a client-side encryption implementation that would be able to secure CardDav & CalDav data so that they couldn't be compromised even by the hosting provider. Server side: PHP or ...
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File encryption for a storage API

I'm implementing a Dropbox-like API, and one of my requirements is to have the files stored encrypted on the server. It is not required that the files are made unreadable by the server, only that they ...
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Secure Django Application

What are some of the recommended configuration settings to secure your Django application? i.e. best practices for settings.py file. I researched and came across some: SESSION_COOKIE_SECURE = True ...
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MITM Attacks with Web GUI

I'm thinking of writing an application that communicates sensitive information (using Python, if that's relevant). Instead of using the standard GUI libraries (like GTK, Qt or wxWidgets), I was ...
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How secure is a Python Pyro daemon for storing a password?

I am using the Pyro package to create a daemon which will, upon startup, prompt for a password, and then the daemon will store that password as long as it is running. Other scripts will then make a ...
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Scapy capturing Dot11 headers windows

Is it at all possible to capture Dot11 headers under Scapy in Windows? I'm thinking Winpcap, but I'm not sure how I'm supposed to do that. Any clues?
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Basic Security tool in Python

I am new to python and scripting in general. Are there any recommendations on any basic security tool project I can start which tests both security and programming skills? For e.g. If I want to find ...