Tuesday, March 20, 2007

"Follow the money" - Tracking blog spam with Fiddler

MSR just published a paper ( on blog spam and who profits from it. Their site shows how they used Fiddler to track spam back to those who profit from it. The paper got a nice writeup in the NYTimes and elsewhere.

Friday, March 16, 2007

New Fiddler Demonstration Videos

I've added a few more instructional videos for using Fiddler. Check them out here:

Wednesday, March 14, 2007

Good article on optimizing your web data transfers

Fiddler can be used to measure most of the worthwhile metrics mentioned.

Thursday, March 01, 2007

Fiddler Video #1: Simple Tampering

Simple Flash Video demonstration of using Fiddler to tamper with a HTTP Request.

Feedback and suggestions for future videos appreciated!