Web Tools

The Web tools menu can be invoked from the main menu, and contains four small utilities which can be useful to examine the data exchanged between the web browser and the web server.

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Base64 Text Transformation performs a base64 transformation, or its inverse operation, as appropriate. The base64 algorithm is often used to obfuscate the values of CGI parameters. The inverse operation allows you to decode such obfuscated values.
Escape/Unescape URL/CGI Text Value performs a URL-encoding transformation, or its inverse operation, as appropriate. This algorithm is often used to mask special characters within the values of CGI parameters, and is also used when HTML form parameters are transmitted to the web server.
Examine SSL Configuration of HTTPS Server - Encryption Protocols and Algorithms examines the SSL configuration of an HTTPS web server "from outside“, and displays Tips about SSL misconfigurations.
Test HTTP(S) Request executes URL calls whose input data can be entered manually. Can be used to examine the HTTP protocol behavior of the web server.