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

 
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.
 
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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.
 
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