ASP.net core rc2

Configuring Typescript for ASP.NET CORE Apps

Start with an empty project Open up Visual Studio 2015 and create a new ASP.NET Core Web Application. Make sure you have ASP.NET CORE RC2 installed in your PC if you want to follow this walkthrough step by step. Choose the Empty Template from the available ASP.NET Core Templates since we are totally starting from scratch. After your project is created, it should restore required NuGet packages defined in the project.json file. The empty project solution will look like this, Adding a default html file To…

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NPM, BOWER, NUGET, GULP – The Four Horsemen of ASP.NET CORE Apps

It's not really a introduction Okay! So I’m not going to waste your time here giving some definitions of these four well known and broadly used tools. Rather I’ll show you how you can get most out of these tools while working on an ASP.net core web applications. I’m going to start with a blank project and will add these tools (except for NuGet. All Asp.net core apps support NuGet by default) one by one in the project. Finally you will have a good understanding…

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Preventing XSRF in AngularJS Apps with ASP.NET CORE Anti-Forgery Middleware

What is Cross Site Request Forgery (XSRF/CSRF) Cross Site Request Forgery (XSRF/CSRF) is a type of a security breech where a hacker can trick the user into making unwanted requests to a web application where he/she is already authenticated. When a user is authenticated, his/her authentication cookie is stored in the browser’s storage. Since the cookie stays active unless the browser is closed and reopened, an authenticated user can be forced to make requests to the application from other unsafe applications too. For example, assume…

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