SSL and HTTP Basic Authentication with Glassfish and JAX-WS
By superpat on Jun 11, 2007
When you're securing Web services, sometimes you need all the flexibility and features that Sun Java System Access Manager 7.1 gives you - centralized policy management, end-to-end identity via WS-I BSP/Liberty ID-WSF and all. Other times, well, you don't. For the latter case, Ryan de Laplante has done a great job documenting the steps required to secure Web services traffic with SSL and HTTP basic authentication.