Evolving ASP.net Applications
Evolving ASP.net Applications
Bridging the Gap Between Legacy and HTML5
About the Book
This book is a work in progress. As we write more sections we'll raise the price, but if you buy now then you'll get all this extra content for free!
We took a great example of a legacy ASP.NET and we're tearing it to pieces, fixing and improving it as we go. It's our hope that the end product will be a more stable, easier to adapt piece of software that is healthier than the original.
At the moment the book covers
- Initial code review of a project
- Converting a web site to a web application
- Updating C# dependencies
- Preventing SQL injection attacks
- Updating authentication
- Avoiding cross site scripting
- Preventing sensitive information disclosure
- Protecting yourself from cross site scripting attacks
- Checking redirects
- Implementing master pages
- Adding new code (integrating MVC)
- Giving the UI a facelift
- Getting Started - Source Control
Evaluating the Code
- Third Party Components
- Code Duplication
- Code Organization
- Database Access
- Styling and Various Other Things
Moving to a Web Application Project
- Creating a Solution
- Setting Up References
- Move the Files to the Web Application
- Generating Code-Behind Files
- Automating Repetitive Tasks
- Final Notes
Dealing with Dependencies
- Going Further
- SharpMimeTools and Pop3
- Next Steps
- SQL Injection
- Password Hashing
- Unvalidated Redirects and Forwards
- Cross Site Scripting
- Revealing Sensitive Data
- Cookie Authentication
- Authorization (Restricting Page Access)
- Creating the Code Behind
- Creating the Master Page
Styles of WebForms
- Classic ASP
- Model View Presenter
Application Style and Layout
- Choosing a Framework
- Updating the login page
- Bootstrap Theme
- Bug List Page
- Generating an SQL Project
- Adding Data
- Generating EF Classes
- Cleaning up EF Classes
- Adding Navigation Properties
- Migrating to EF
Updating Data Grid Components
- The Current Approach
- Selecting a Grid Control
- Updating the Projects grid
- Updating the Bugs Grid
- Current Approach
- Filtering, Sorting and Paging in SQL
- Wrapping the existing queries
- Adding Web API
- Replacing the Bugs Table
- Grid Related Functionality
- Comparing Performance
Replacing the Mega Postback with Web Api
- Adding a Web API controller
- Model Class and Validation
- Adding the logic
- Supporting Client Login
- Updating the Client
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