At this point, we have learned how to develop a three-layer WCF service with LINQ to Entities. To further enhance our WCF service, in this chapter we will explore the security settings of a WCF service. As big a topic as WCF security is, in this chapter we will only cover the basic concepts, and we will host our
HelloWorld WCF service using Basic and Windows Authentication with the HTTPS protocol.
We will cover the following topics in this chapter: