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Response Header for IIS Application

March 17, 2016
by Sanjeev Jaiswal

Hiding sensitive header response for IIS server

The purpose of this blog post is to discuss how to remove unwanted HTTP response headers from the response. Typically we have 3 response headers which many people want to remove for security reason.

  • Server – Specifies web server version.
  • X-Powered-By – Indicates that the website is “powered by ASP.NET.”
  • X-AspNet-Version – Specifies the version of ASP.NET used.

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flesch reading score in MS Word

February 23, 2016
by Sanjeev Jaiswal

How to check the readability of MS Word and Outlook using Flesch Reading Ease tool

There is the general  SEO rule for readability of your article is that when writing for a general audience; you should aim for an 8th grade reading level. This will not only help your article to get out to people who are less educated, it can reach customers who are learning English as a second language.  And, in general, it can help you stick to simple sentences that are clearer and more easily understood at a glance. Continue Reading →

perl cpan installation

February 20, 2016
by Sanjeev Jaiswal

Installing XML::Parser fails and requires expat.h

perl cpan installationI had to install XML::Parser CPAN module to parse some of the xml files. But I was getting “requires expat.h” error while installing it. In short, XML::Parser is the module for parsing XML documents.

I am using Ubuntu 14.10 and below is the snippet of error that I got. Continue Reading →