Retrieving Azure Key Vault Secret using System MSI in an Azure VM in Python

Introduction This is a walk-through showing how to use System Managed Service Identity (MSI) from an Azure VM to retrieve an Azure Key Vault secret in python. Pre-requisite To use the steps in this walk-through you need to have the following: Azure VM Azure Key Vault Python is already installed in the Azure VM (can be downloaded at https://www.python.org/downloads/) The steps Enable System MSI for the Azure VM in the…

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Capturing Python web traffic with Fiddler

Update 4/15/2019 – added GraphRbacManagementClient section Introduction: Capturing encrypted HTTPS web traffic in Python with Fiddler can be tricky mainly because Python uses its own trusted certificate store instead of the OS’s certificate store and in certain scenario, python does not use proxy by default.  This post will cover how to capture SSL traffic using Fiddler for a few different scenario: ADAL for Python: The problem with this case is…

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