Basic Programming: Disabling Certificate Validation and Warnings in Python-Requests

Most of the time, when writing exploits, we don’t care much for certificate validation. Especially when we are writing exploits for embedded devices or suchlike that uses self-signed certs. So we will be wanting to disable certificate validation. When writing actual sensible software that talks to real things, you probably do NOT want to be …

Basic Programming: Sending GET Parameters using Python-Requests

Recently I had a need to look up something in the requests documentation, and I realized I had been doing something incredibly basic wrong for literally years. I had been using string manipulation of the URL to construct GET parameters, while I should have been using the “params” argument. Turns out, doing it via the …