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A simple web service security scheme

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I've been doing some prototyping for a public web service. Because some of the operations involve confidential data, I'm particularly concerned with ensuring that I have a reasonable security scheme in place. At the same time I want to ensure the broadest possible access to my service, regardless of web platform or environment that clients may use.

I took a look at the security schemes of some big web service providers and tried to concoct something that is at least as secure in the context of JAX-WS 2.0. The prototype is spread across a few posts in my blog:

Any and all feedback is appreciated. Thanks.

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