How to easily check on your CI/CD pipelines if your app has a NuGet package with a security vulnerability

Almost any dotnet application has several NuGet dependencies, and those dependencies may have their own dependencies, and so on and so forth. What if any of those dependencies you’re using contains a security vulnerability? You can check on your CI/CD pipeline if your application has any known NuGet vulnerability with just a couple of lines of bash script.
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How to deploy a SignalR Core application to AWS

This post is about which AWS services can be used and how to set them up properly when you want to deploy a SignalR Core application to AWS.
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Testing Azure Private Endpoints DNS resolution over an Azure P2S VPN connection

The purpose of this post is to try out the new Azure DNS Private Resolver resource. To test it, we’re going to try to solve one of the current issues that Azure VPN has right now: when connected over an Azure P2S VPN the private DNS zone resolution does not work. This becomes quite problematic when you’re using private endpoints to secure some private resources, because there is no easy way to resolve the private endpoint DNS when connected to a P2S VPN.
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Linting a .NET 6 app Dockerfile using Hadolint, dockerfile_lint and Azure Pipelines

Like any other language, Dockerfiles can and should be linted for updated best practices and code quality checks. In this post I will show you how to incorporate a couple of Dockerfile linters into our Secure DevOps workflow to ensure our Dockerfiles are always readable, understandable and maintainable.
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How to bootstrap Terraform and Azure DevOps to start deploying your infrastructure as code to Azure

Deploying infrastructure as code on Azure using Azure Pipelines and Terraform requires a minimal bootstrap process. This process can be done manually, but you’ll have to do it every time you want to start deploying resources into a new subscription. So, having some kind of automation seems the way to go here. And that’s exactly what I want to show in this post, how to programmatically bootstrap an Azure subscription and an Azure DevOps project to start deploying Infrastructure as Code with Terraform.
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