Development posts

  • Automating Templated JSON Fuzzing / Unit Testing

    JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) is a widely used lightweight data-interchange format. It is commonly used to share data between decoupled components / systems, store data persistently, and import / export data in / out of sytems. Manually testing JSON structures can be combersome and prone to human error, especially in complex nested structures. This post presents a JSON parsing algorithm that generates permutations of JSON structures automatically that can be used to automate unit testing / fuzzing activities.

  • Object Oriented Discord Bot in Python

    Discord bots are a great way to enhance the functionality of a server and enrich user experience. There are many tutorials out there that provide a quick and dirty approach to creating a discord bot but very few, if any, discuss scalable alternatives.This post digs into creating and structuring a discord bot for larger projects using object orientated programming.