Matteo Slaviero

Matteo Slaviero works as Microsoft .NET Framework consultant. He recently started his own company, Cassandra, to develop new products and services related to the world of cryptography (symmetric encryption, digital signature, X509 digital certificates generation and more). Follow him on Twitter.

28 September 2011
28 September 2011

TLS/SSL and .NET Framework 4.0

The Secure Socket Layer is now essential for the secure exchange of digital data, and is most generally used within the HTTPS protocol. .NET now provides the Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) to implement secure communications directly. Matteo explains the TLS/SSL protocol, and takes a hands-on approach to investigate the SslStream class to show how to implement a secure communication channel … Read more
21 June 2011
21 June 2011

Customize Automated Error Reporting In SmartAssembly

Despite being, for some time, a keen user of SmartAssembly for the .NET components that he produces, Matteo hadn't discovered the Automated Error Reporting feature until recently. As he reports, it has enabled him to be much quicker and more effective in dealing with any problems that one of his users might experience, and it keeps his customers happy too … Read more
28 January 2010
28 January 2010

{smartassembly} software for code obfuscation

{smartassembly} is a tool for ensuring that the source code your commercial .NET application isn't visible to anyone with .NET Reflector. Matteo, who writes for us about encryption in .NET, asked if he could write a review of {smartassembly} for Simple-Talk. Because we like the product too, and Red Gate Software had recently taken over the product, we were happy to agree. … Read more