Chapter 1. Introduction

Building secure distributed Web applications is challenging. Your application is only as secure as its weakest link. With distributed applications, you have a lot of moving parts and making those parts work together in a secure fashion requires a working knowledge that spans products and technologies.

You already have a lot to consider; integrating various technologies, staying current with technology, and keeping a step ahead of the competition. If you don’t already know how to build secure applications, can you afford the time and effort to learn? More to the point, can you afford not to?

The Connected Landscape

If you already know how to build secure applications, are you able to apply what you know when you build .NET ...

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