In this article, we look at the issues involved in securing Web Services and various technologies available for the same. We will also explore the security aspects in relation to the interoperability. We will take a look at the new standards being developed for securing Web Services that will provide standardized security services in future. We will also take a quick look at some commercial products available for providing Web Services security. We will also take a look at how Intel is contributing to Web Services Security domain through various initiatives.
This article assumes that the reader is somewhat familiar with the Web Services architecture, IIS and .NET security.
About the Author
Nitin Gupta holds a masters degree in computer science from the University of Southern California. Nitin has over six years of programming and system design experience. He welcomes your comments at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Web Series Articles by Nitin Gupta
- Secure your Web Services. Introduction to series with link to entire PDF.
- First in Series: Secure your Web Services
- Second in Series: Embrace Cross-Platform Interoperability with Web Services
- Third in Series: Develop a Java*-Based Client for a .NET* Web Service