JBoss Web Services 1.0 - WS-Security
New to JBossWS is full WS-Security support for any service or client.
More information can be found in the JBossWS User Guide
What is WS-Security?
WS-Security standardizes authorization, encryption, and digital signature processing of web services. Unlike transport security models, such as SSL, WS-Security applies security directly to the elements of the web service message. This increases the flexibility of your web services, by allowing any message model to be used (point to point, multi-hop relay, etc).
WS-Security is defined by the combination of the following specifications:
See the JBoss WS-Security Feature List page.