Pro Python

By Marty Alchin

You’ve realized the fundamentals of Python, yet how do you're taking your talents to the subsequent level? no matter if you recognize sufficient to be effective, there are various positive factors that could take you to the subsequent point in Python. seasoned Python, moment version explores ideas and lines commonly left to experimentation, permitting you to be much more effective and creative.

In addition to natural code matters, professional Python develops your programming recommendations and techniques, to be able to assist in making you a greater Python programmer. This booklet will increase not just your code but additionally your realizing and interplay with the numerous confirmed Python communities.

This publication takes your Python wisdom and coding abilities to the subsequent point. It indicates you the way to write down fresh, cutting edge code that may be revered by way of your friends. With this ebook, make your code do extra with introspection and meta-programming. And study and later use the nuts and bolts of an program, tier-by-tier as a posh case examine alongside the way.

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What you’ll learn

  • Write powerful Python code that may be revered within the Python community
  • Understand the explanations at the back of large layout judgements in Python
  • Write courses that may reconfigure themselves in Python
  • Disguise your code as forms of gadgets in Python
  • Inspect as regards to any item in Python
  • Prepare your code for foreign audiences
  • Ensure code caliber with rigorous testing

Who this e-book is for

This ebook is for intermediate to complex Python programmers who're trying to know the way and why Python works how it does and the way they could take their code to the subsequent level.

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The Practice of Computing Using Python (3rd Edition)

For classes in Python Programming


Introduces Python programming with an emphasis on problem-solving

Now in its Third Edition, Practice of Computing utilizing Python maintains to successfully introduce readers to computational pondering utilizing Python, with a powerful emphasis on challenge fixing via machine technological know-how. The authors have selected Python for its simplicity, robust integrated information buildings, complex keep watch over constructs, and practicality. The textual content is equipped from the floor up for Python programming, instead of having been translated from Java or C++.


Focusing on facts manipulation and research as a topic, the textual content permits readers to paintings on genuine difficulties utilizing Internet-sourced or self-generated information units that characterize their very own paintings and pursuits. The authors additionally emphasize software improvement and supply readers of all backgrounds with a pragmatic origin in programming that swimsuit their wishes. between different adjustments, the Third Edition features a swap to the Anaconda distribution, the SPYDER IDE, and attention on debugging and GUIs.


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Python for Secret Agents

By Steven F. Lott

Analyze, encrypt, and discover intelligence information utilizing Python, the basic instrument for all aspiring mystery agents

About This Book

  • Build a toolbox of Python devices for password restoration, forex conversion, and civic facts hacking
  • Use steganography to conceal mystery messages in images
  • Get to grips with geocoding to discover villains' mystery lairs

Who This publication Is For

If you're a Python newbie who's seeking to research the language via fascinating initiatives, this publication is for you. A easy wisdom of programming and facts is useful to get the main out of the book.

What you'll Learn

  • Quickly become familiar with utilizing Python to create instruments and clear up problems
  • Manipulate photo records and encode messages into a picture utilizing steganography
  • Gather a file's hidden secrets and techniques, reminiscent of EXIF facts and ZIP archive contents
  • Build purposes that entry, filter out, and examine stay information from the Web
  • Design Python modules, libraries, and applications
  • Customize your Python setting with really good packages
  • Extract information utilizing HTTP and FTP internetworking protocols

In Detail

Python is an easy-to-learn and extensible programming language that enables mystery brokers to paintings with a large choice of knowledge in a few methods. It provides newcomers an easy strategy to begin programming, yet Python's commonplace library additionally presents various applications that let Python-using mystery brokers to simply make the most of very subtle info processing.

This publication will advisor new box agent trainees via placing jointly a Python-based toolset to collect, examine, and speak info. It begins through protecting the fundamentals after which strikes directly to sections reminiscent of dossier alternate, picture processing, geocoding, uncomplicated trigonometry, and extra delicate statistical processing. you'll then methods to use polynomials to encode and decode facts in numerous representations. in addition, this publication indicates you ways so as to add instruments to a Python atmosphere, paintings with photographs, and parse HTML web content to extract significant facts. the assumption of including applications to Python is relevant to how an agent will leverage those instruments for info processing.

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Python High Performance Programming

If you've gotten at the least a uncomplicated wisdom of Python, this e-book may also help you maximize the functionality of your code and purposes. effortless to keep on with tutorials will make you a difficult act to persist with in Python programming.


  • Identify the bottlenecks on your purposes and resolve them utilizing the easiest profiling techniques
  • Write effective numerical code in NumPy and Cython
  • Adapt your courses to run on a number of processors with parallel programming

In Detail

Python is a programming language with a colourful group identified for its simplicity, code clarity, and expressiveness. the big collection of 3rd occasion libraries make it appropriate for quite a lot of purposes. This additionally permits programmers to precise recommendations in fewer traces of code than will be attainable in comparable languages. the supply of top quality numerically-focused instruments has made Python an outstanding selection for prime functionality computing. the rate of purposes comes all the way down to how good the code is written. Poorly written code ability poorly appearing functions, this means that unhappy customers.

This ebook is an example-oriented advisor to the strategies used to dramatically enhance the functionality of your Python courses. it's going to educate optimization innovations through the use of natural python tips, excessive functionality libraries, and the python-C integration. The publication also will comprise a piece on find out how to write and run parallel code.

This e-book will train you the way to take any application and make it run a lot quicker. you'll study state-of the paintings concepts by way of making use of them to useful examples. This ebook also will consultant you thru varied profiling instruments so one can assist you determine functionality matters on your application. you are going to accelerate your numerical code utilizing NumPy and Cython. The e-book also will introduce you to parallel programming so that you can reap the benefits of smooth multi-core processors.

This is the correct advisor that can assist you in attaining the very best functionality on your Python applications.

What you are going to research from this book

  • Assess the functionality of your courses utilizing benchmarks
  • Spot the bottlenecks on your code utilizing the Python profiling tools
  • Speed up your code by means of changing Python loops with NumPy
  • Boost NumPy functionality utilizing the numexpr compiler
  • Use Cython to arrive functionality on par with the C language
  • Write code for a number of processors
  • Profile, optimize, and rewrite an program from begin to finish


An interesting, easy-to-follow advisor illustrating the concepts to spice up the functionality of Python code, and their functions with lots of hands-on examples.

Who this publication is written for

If you're a programmer who likes the ability and ease of Python and wish to use this language for performance-critical purposes, this booklet is perfect for you. All that's required is a simple wisdom of the Python programming language. The e-book will hide uncomplicated and complex themes so should be nice for you no matter if you're a new or a pro Python developer.

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Beginning Python: From Novice to Professional, 2nd Edition (The Experts Voice in Open Source) (Books for Professionals by Professionals)

By Magnus Lie Hetland

Gain a primary knowing of Python’s syntax and contours with the second one version of Beginning Python, an up–to–date advent and functional reference. overlaying a wide range of Python–related programming themes, together with addressing language internals, database integration, community programming, and internet providers, you’ll be guided via sound improvement ideas. Ten accompanying initiatives will make sure you can get your palms soiled in no time.

Updated to mirror the most recent in Python programming paradigms and several other of the main an important good points present in Python 3.0 (otherwise referred to as Python 3000), complicated themes, equivalent to extending Python and packaging/distributing Python purposes, also are coated.

What you’ll learn

  • Become a trained Python programmer via following in addition to a pleasant, functional consultant to the language’s key features
  • Write code speedier through studying how you can benefit from complex positive factors akin to magic equipment, exceptions, and abstraction
  • Gain perception into sleek Python programming paradigms together with trying out, documentation, packaging, and distribution
  • Learn by way of following besides ten attention-grabbing tasks, together with a P2P file–sharing program, chat purchaser, online game, distant textual content editor, and more
  • Complete, downloadable code is equipped for every undertaking!

Who this booklet is for

Programmers, amateur and another way, looking a complete advent to the Python programming language.

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Python Programming: An Introduction to Computer Science

This is often the second one version of John Zelle's Python Programming, up to date for Python three. This booklet is designed for use because the fundamental textbook in a college-level first path in computing. It takes a reasonably conventional method, emphasizing challenge fixing, layout, and programming because the middle abilities of machine technological know-how. even if, those principles are illustrated utilizing a non-traditional language, particularly Python.

Although Python is used because the language, instructing Python isn't the major element of this e-book. quite, Python is used to demonstrate primary rules of layout and programming that observe in any language or computing setting. In a few areas, i've got purposely kept away from definite Python positive factors and idioms that aren't in general present in different languages.

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Numerical Python: A Practical Techniques Approach for Industry

By Robert Johansson

Numerical Python by Robert Johansson indicates you the way to leverage the numerical and mathematical modules in Python and its usual Library in addition to well known open resource numerical Python programs like NumPy, FiPy, matplotlib and extra to numerically compute options and mathematically version purposes in a couple of parts like vast facts, cloud computing, monetary engineering, enterprise administration and more.

After interpreting and utilizing this booklet, you will get a few takeaway case examine examples of purposes that may be present in components like company administration, massive data/cloud computing, monetary engineering (i.e., concepts buying and selling funding alternatives), or even games.

Up until eventually very lately, Python used to be in most cases considered as only a net scripting language. good, computational scientists and engineers have lately chanced on the flexibleness and tool of Python to do extra. substantial information analytics and cloud computing programmers are seeing Python's vast use. monetary engineers also are now applying Python of their paintings. Python appears evolving as a language which may even rival C++, Fortran, and Pascal/Delphi for numerical and mathematical computations.

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Python Web Penetration Testing Cookbook

Over 60 integral Python recipes to make sure you constantly have the perfect code available for internet program testing

About This Book

  • Get necessary information on writing Python scripts and utilizing libraries to place web pages and internet apps via their paces
  • Find the script you want to take care of any degree of the net trying out process
  • Develop your Python wisdom to get sooner than the sport for net checking out and extend your skillset to different checking out areas

Who This booklet Is For

This booklet is for testers trying to find easy access to strong, glossy instruments and customizable scripts to kick-start the construction in their personal Python internet penetration trying out toolbox.

What you'll Learn

  • Enumerate clients on internet apps via Python
  • Develop complex header-based assaults via Python
  • Deliver a number of XSS strings and payment their execution success
  • Handle outputs from a number of instruments and create appealing reports
  • Create personal home page pages that try out scripts and tools
  • Identify parameters and URLs liable to listing Traversal
  • Replicate latest software performance in Python
  • Create uncomplicated dial-back Python scripts utilizing opposite shells and uncomplicated Python PoC malware

In Detail

This booklet offers an arsenal of Python scripts ideal to take advantage of or to customise your wishes for every degree of the trying out approach. every one bankruptcy takes you step-by-step throughout the equipment of designing and editing scripts to assault net apps. you'll how to gather either open and hidden details from web content to additional your assaults, determine vulnerabilities, practice SQL Injections, take advantage of cookies, and enumerate poorly configured structures. additionally, you will notice how one can crack encryption, create payloads to imitate malware, and create instruments to output your findings into presentable codecs for reporting in your employers.

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Python Cookbook

Python is recognized as a strong and chic language, with help for either useful and object-oriented programming types. should you decide to use Python, besides the fact that, you get greater than only a language-you additionally turn into a part of a really enthusiastic and supportive neighborhood of Python programmers who succeed in out to aid one another examine and develop of their use of the language. Python Cookbook, second variation is only one tangible manifestation of that Python neighborhood. In it, you will find sensible suggestions to many universal Python programming difficulties. those ideas come from the group, from Python programmers who for a few years have contributed to the net Python Cookbook hosted through ActiveState at those are battle-tested recommendations; contributed, reviewed, improved, and now introduced jointly in ebook shape. here's only a sampling of the various subject parts coated by means of the greater than three hundred recipes during this publication: looking and sorting, net programming, Manipulating textual content, community programming, operating with records, Processing XML, Object-oriented programming, disbursed programming, Multithreaded programming, Debugging and trying out, process management, Metaprogramming. suggestions during this ebook are geared up by way of subject zone. all the chapters commence with introductions written through recognized Python luminaries resembling: Facundo Batista, David Beazley, Donn Cave, Fred L. Drake, jr., Paul F. Dubois, Mark Hammond, Raymond Hettinger, jeremy Hylton, Fredrik Lunch, Mark Lutz, Andy McKay, Gustavo Niemeyer, Tim Peters, Paul Prescod, Aaron Watters, and Greg Wilson. This e-book is a treasure trove of beneficial code for all Python programmers, entrance beginners to complicated practitioners. it is a present, from the group to you. by means of deciding to buy this booklet, you're additionally giving again to the neighborhood: 25 percentage of all royalties from this e-book are donated to the Python software program starting place. The recipes in Python Cookbook, second variation have been edited through Alex Martelli, additionally the writer of Python in a Nutsbell; Anna Martelli Ravenscroft, an avid Python consumer and widespread convention speaker; and David Ascher of ActiveState, coauthor of studying Python. The publication incorporates a foreword by means of Guido van Rossum, the writer of Python.

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Python Hacking Essentials

By Earnest Wish

Target Audience

    This booklet isn't really for pro hackers. as a substitute, this e-book is made for novices who've programming event and have an interest in hacking. the following, hacking thoughts that may be simply understood were defined. If you just have a house computing device, you could try out all of the examples supplied here. i've got incorporated many figures which are intuitively comprehensible instead of a litany of causes. accordingly, it truly is attainable to achieve a few useful adventure whereas hacking, considering the fact that i've got purely used examples which may truly be applied. This publication is accordingly valuable for usual those that have a interest of hackers and have an interest in desktops.

Organization of the Book

    This ebook is made from 5 significant components, from uncomplicated wisdom to genuine hacking code. A newbie is of course anticipated to develop into a hacker whereas analyzing this publication.

    Hacking Preparation

      in brief introduce the elemental Python syntax that's beneficial for hacking.

    Application Hacking

      Introduce the elemental talents to hack an program, reminiscent of Keyboard hooking, API hooking and snapshot dossier hacking.

    Web Hacking

      The digital field attempt surroundings configuration is used for an online Shell assault to introduce net hacking, that is at the moment a tremendous factor. The ideas contain SQL Injection, Password Cracking, and an internet Shell assault.

    Network Hacking

      quite a few instruments and the Python language should be mixed to aid community hacking and to introduce the community hacking method. in brief, we introduce NMap with the Wireshark device, and hacking ideas akin to Port Scanning, Packet Sniffing, TCP SYN Flood, Slowris assault are brought.

    System Hacking

      approach hacking is hard to appreciate for rookies, and during this part, figures are used to introduce tough ideas. The hacking strategies which are brought contain a Backdoor, Registry dealing with, Stack dependent Buffer Overflow, and SEH established Buffer Overflow.

whereas analyzing this booklet, it's attainable to procure solutions for such difficulties one after the other. After studying the final bankruptcy, you'll achieve the boldness to be a hacker.

Features of this book

    if you happen to begin to research hacking, the main tough activity is to configure the try out atmosphere. there are various difficulties that must be addressed, similar to selecting from the diversity in working structures, acquiring pricey apparatus and utilizing advanced expertise. Such difficulties are too tricky to absorb right now, so this publication overcomes this hassle by means of enforcing an easy notion.

    First, systems may be defined as Windows-based. we're very acquainted with home windows, so it's very effortless to appreciate an outline in response to home windows. because home windows, Linux, Unix, and Android are all working structures, it really is attainable to extend the techniques which are mentioned the following.

    moment, we use a digital laptop referred to as digital Box. For hacking, it is vital to attach at the least 3 or extra pcs on a community. because it is an important funding to shop for a couple of pcs purely to review those innovations, a digital laptop can be utilized as a substitute to simply enforce a honeypot essential to hack by way of developing a number of digital machines on a unmarried notebook.

    ultimately, abstract strategies are defined utilizing figures. instead of easily utilizing phrases for descriptions, portraits are very powerful in shifting details. An summary inspiration can materialize by utilizing pictures for you to increase the certainty at the a part of the reader.

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