Security of Web Services: Methods and Contrivance


  • Malinka Ivanova Technical University of Sofia,



Web services, Security, Threats and attacks, SOAP, RESTfu, WS-Security Framework


The increasing use of web services, the proved advantages of service-oriented architectures and continuously applied
attacks to them require utilization of given secure mechanisms that ensure the security at different levels. The aim of the
paper is to summarize the existing threats and attacks to web applications and web services. Contemporary security
standards and good practices describing methods and contrivance for deciding security problems are explored too to
reveal the present state in the field.


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How to Cite

Ivanova, M. (2015). Security of Web Services: Methods and Contrivance. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF COMPUTERS &Amp; TECHNOLOGY, 14(11), 6229–6239.



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