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Do we need to apply security in message level in mobile appliaction call secure web service?  RSS feed

 
tarek helmy
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Do we need to apply security in message level in e-commerce mobile appliaction call secure web service, since messages contains sensetive data?

or using SSL is quite enough and suffiecent?

please advise
thanks.
 
Tim Holloway
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SSL will provide security between the client and the server. If you need security outside of that channel (for example, from the web server to a backend server), you'll have to provide additional measures.
 
Ulf Dittmer
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Please do not post the same question to multiple forums: CarefullyChooseOneForum. Now you have answers in this forum and over here. Where will you continue the discussion? Let us know so we can close the other topic.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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