Understanding Windows CardSpace : an introduction to the by Vittorio Bertocci

By Vittorio Bertocci

Wi>Understanding home windows CardSpaceis the 1st insider’s consultant to home windows CardSpace and the wider subject of identification administration for technical and company execs. Drawing at the authors’ unprecedented event earned through operating with the CardSpace product group and by way of enforcing cutting-edge CardSpace-based platforms at major firms, it bargains extraordinary perception into the realities of identification administration: from making plans and layout via deployment.

 

.

Show description

Read or Download Understanding Windows CardSpace : an introduction to the concepts and challenges of digital identities PDF

Best cryptography books

Hieroglyphs: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

Hieroglyphs have been way over a language. They have been an omnipresent and omnipotent strength in speaking the messages of historic Egyptian tradition for over 3 thousand years. This old type of expression used to be used as artwork, as a way of determining Egyptian-ness, even for communique with the gods.

Understanding Windows CardSpace : an introduction to the concepts and challenges of digital identities

Wi>Understanding home windows CardSpaceis the 1st insider’s advisor to home windows CardSpace and the wider subject of id administration for technical and company execs. Drawing at the authors’ unheard of adventure earned through operating with the CardSpace product staff and by means of enforcing state of the art CardSpace-based structures at best firms, it bargains unheard of perception into the realities of identification administration: from making plans and layout via deployment.

Pairing-Based Cryptography – Pairing 2012: 5th International Conference, Cologne, Germany, May 16-18, 2012, Revised Selected Papers

This e-book constitutes the refereed complaints of the fifth overseas convention on Pairing-Based Cryptography, Pairing 2012, held in Cologne, Germany, in may perhaps 2012. The 17 complete papers for presentation on the educational song and three complete papers for presentation on the commercial music have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from forty nine submissions.

Cryptography Extensions Practical Guide for Programmers

For a very long time, there was a necessity for a pragmatic, down-to-earth builders e-book for the Java Cryptography Extension. i'm more than pleased to work out there's now a ebook that may resolution the various technical questions that builders, managers, and researchers have approximately one of these serious subject. i'm yes that this ebook will give a contribution significantly to the good fortune of securing Java functions and deployments for e-business.

Additional info for Understanding Windows CardSpace : an introduction to the concepts and challenges of digital identities

Sample text

Among the first examples were the mail services and the connectivity provider. For the record, this is one of the first moments in which the consumer started to project his identity; gaining The Advent of Profitable Digital Crime 11 access to a connection involved supplying the service provider with a set of credentials, basically a trick of verifying that the incoming request came from somebody actually covered by a regular contract. The connection and the diffusion of the browser were the disruptive force that annihilated the distance between offer and demand.

A Trojan would install itself on the victim machine and listen for remote commands, to the delight of the attacker who would take control of the target computer (or, using the jargon in fashion at the time, “0wn it”). The Advent of Profitable Digital Crime 9 Conspiracy theorists may draw all sorts of illations from the computer virus/worm phenomenon; however, the reality is that no clear business model has been identified behind virus creation. The most plausible motivation is still sheer vandalism or the attempt to improve one’s own reputation.

When your credentials grant access to shared resources, disclosing your password is no longer just personal business; it affects all the users of the network, and above all it affects the owner of the network itself. A secret is good until it is forgotten, and unfortunately passwords are prone to a number of bad practices that can very well jeopardize their usefulness as an authentication method. People need to remember passwords, and this simple fact appears to have a range of self-defeating consequences.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.49 of 5 – based on 24 votes