Saturday, June 04, 2005

Basic Security Profile 1.0 Sample Application: Preview release for the .NET Framework version 1.1

Patterns and Practices (PAG) team at Microsoft has just released a preview of Basic Security profile 1.0 application.

The Microsoft WS-I Basic Security Profile 1.0 Sample Application is a preview release to demonstrate interoperability of secure Web services.

This release includes the Sample Application, which was developed using the Microsoft .NET Framework version 1.1 and Microsoft Web Services Enhancements (WSE) 2.0. Also included is the Microsoft Basic Security Profile (BSP) 1.0 Sample Application Guide which describes the design and implementation of the Sample Application and steps you through the process of installing and using the Sample Application. The guide also describes how the Sample Application uses WSE 2.0 to provide interoperable secure Web services based on the WS-I BSP 1.0.

Apart from Source Code, The guide includes information about the:

  • Implementation of Web service security using X.509 certificates and using declarative security policy.
  • Design of services to provide interoperability and resilience to change.
  • Manner in which the Sample Application uses WSE 2.0 to provide interoperable secure Web services based on the WS-I BSP 1.0.
  • Process of installing and using the Sample Application.
  • Factors to consider when developing and implementing your own secure interoperable Web services.
More info can be found here.

venkat.Murthy