Securing Web Services: Practical Usage of Standards and Specifications, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1599046415
  • ISBN-13: 9781599046419
  • DDC: 005.8
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 404 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released December 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Web services are a business-driven technology, as they have arisen from a need for on-demand services and just-in-time integration to enable the rapid exploitation of market opportunities. Security challenges have accelerated alongside the rapid advances in this domain.

The security requirement standards address a number of security and dependability issues. Securing Web Services: Practical Usage of Standards and Specifications collects a complete set of studies that address the security and dependability challenges of Web services and the development of protocols to meet those challenges. Encompassing a complete range of topics including specifications for message level security, transactions, and identity management, this reference source enables libraries to provide researchers with an authoritative guide to one of the most challenging technological topics of our time.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
About the Editor.
About the Author of the Foreword.
1: Security in Service-Oriented Architecture: Issues, Standards, and Implementations.
2: A Retrospective on the Development of Web Service Specifications.
3: Secure Web Service Composition: Issues and Architectures.
4: High-Value B2B Interactions, Nonrepudiation, and Web Services.
5: Dynamic Delegation of Authority in Web Services.
6: A Policy-Based Authorization Framework for Web Services: Integrating X-GTRBAC and WS-Policy.
7: Description of Policies Enriched by Semantics for Security Management.
8: Using SAML and XACML for Web Service Security and Privacy.
9: Protecting ASP.NET Web Services.
10: Building Innovative, Secure, and Interoperable E-Government Services.
11: Grid Business Process: Case Study.
12: Combining Web Services and Grid Services: Practical Approaches and Implications to Resource Discovery.
13: Approaches and Best Practices in Web Service Style, XML Data Binding, and Validation: Implications to Securing Web Services.
14: Enhancing Web Service Discovery and Monitoring with Quality of Service Information.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.