Securing RESTful Services - Thursday, 27 January 2011

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  • By Dasunpriya Anuradha Mallikarachchi
  • 19 Jan, 2011

REST-based services offer a simpler alternative to SOAP and WS-* services. But simpler structures does not guarantee that security issues need not be carefully considered and appropriate mechanisms put in place. This webinar shows how to leverage readily available technologies and practices to build secure RESTful services.

Join Prabath Sirwardena and Asela Pathberiya as they cover topics including:Asela PathberiyaPrabath Siriwardena

  • Differentiating RESTful services and SOAP services
  • Basic Authentication
  • Mutual Authentication
  • Confidentiality
  • Two-legged Authentication
  • Attack Vectors
  • Best RESTful Security Practices
  • Comparing RESTful security mechanisms with SOAP/WS-* security mechanisms.

Prabath Siriwardena is a Security Architect and the Senior Manager for WSO2 Carbon Platform and Security, with over six years of industry experience. Asela Pathberiya is a WSO2 Senior Software Engineer on the WSO2 Identity Server and WSO2 Security teams.

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Thursday, 27th January 2011
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM (PST)
Registration Expired!
Presenters: Prabath Siriwardena & Asela Pathberiya
Thursday, 27th January 2011
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (GMT)
Registration Expired!
Presenters: Prabath Siriwardena & Asela Pathberiya