Securing a REST Web Service
Keywords:Web Service, REST, Security, Threat, Vulnerability, Risk, Attack
AbstractThe aim of this paper is to present the key security requirements for Web Services. A set of security principles will be presented, as well as a study on how they can be implemented in order to ensure the service is available and non-compromised at any given time. Conclusions will be formulated at the end of this case study, based on the obtained results.
Web Services Description Requirements - http://www.w3.org/TR/ws-desc-reqs/
ISO/IEC 27000:2009 from ISO, via their ITTF web site
"Information technology -- Security techniques-Information security risk management" ISO/IEC FIDIS 27005:2008
Mario C. Jeckle, Extending SOAP to Adhere to Session-oriented Communication Principles, 2002
Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1 - http://www.w3.org/Protocols
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