Topics in this Chapter
Principals and Roles
Types of Authentication
SSL and Client Certificate Authentication
Web Application Security Elements
Computer security used to be the domain of hackers and their antagonists, but with the advent of the World Wide Web, it's become an issue for the rank and file setting up shop on the net. Because of this growing awareness, software developers today are far more likely to deal with security than were their counterparts of the late 20th century.
Many books have been written about the wide ranging topic ...