.NET Tutorials, Forums, Interview Questions And Answers
Welcome :Guest
Sign In
Win Surprise Gifts!!!

Top 5 Contributors of the Month
Gaurav Pal
Post New Web Links

Security in IIS 6.0: Innovations in Internet Information Services Let You Tightly Guard Secure Data

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 21, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

Security improvements have been a top priority in the evolution of IIS. IIS 6.0, which will be part of Windows .NET Server, has improved security features and a new approach to server configuration. New security-related tools for IIS, including IIS LockDown, make securing your server against attack easier than ever. The author explains how and why you can shut down services with IIS LockDown. He discusses limiting port access with TCP/IP filtering, controlling how files are served with extension mapping, what's new for Secure Sockets Layer, the use of URLScan, and more.

Wayne Berry

MSDN Magazine September 2002

View Complete Post

More Related Resource Links

Cloud Security: Crypto Services and Data Security in Windows Azure


Many early adopters cloud platforms have questions about security. We review some of the cryptography services and providers in Windows Azure along with some security implications for applications in the cloud.

Jonathan Wiggs

MSDN Magazine January 2010

WS-Security: New Technologies Help You Make Your Web Services More Secure


Without good security, Web Services will never reach their potential. WS-Security and its associated technologies, the focus of this article, represent the future of security for Web Services. Provided here is an overview of these emerging security standards that explains what they do, how they work, and how they get along together. Topics discussed include integrity and confidentiality and how these are provided by public key cryptography, WS-Security, and more. Some of the key components of WS-Security, such as the wsu namespace, are also covered.

David Chappell

MSDN Magazine April 2003

New Directions in Redirection: Microsoft Internet Information Services 5.0 Provides Two New Methods


Internet Information Services (IIS) 5.0 provides several enhancements to its support for ASP-based Web development, including two new server-side redirection methods: Server.Transfer and Server.Execute. Rather than redirecting requests with a round-trip to the client, these new methods can be used to transfer requests directly to an ASP file without ever leaving the server. While this functionality doesn't replace the Response.Redirect method used by IIS 4.0, you can take advantage of it to implement better application flow control mechanisms and to handle errors more efficiently. The different redirection options are described, along with some tips and tricks for implementing them on your own site.

Ram Papatla

MSDN Magazine April 2000

OData and AtomPub: Building an AtomPub Server Using WCF Data Services


Learn how to use the AtomPub protocol to pump up your blogs. Chris Sells includes a practical demonstration of mapping so you can expose a standard AtomPub service from a Web site and use Windows Live Writer to provide a rich editing experience against the service.

Chris Sells

MSDN Magazine August 2010

Practical OData: Building Rich Internet Apps with the Open Data Protocol


See how you can build Rich Internet Applications that take advantage of the OData protocol to creatively interact with Silverlight, PowerPivot, SQL Server, SharePoint, the Windows Azure platform, "Dallas" and more.

Shayne Burgess

MSDN Magazine June 2010

Data Points: LINQ Projection Queries and Alternatives in WCF Services


LINQ's ability to project randomly shaped data into anonymous types can be a blessing and a source of frustration, says Julie Lerman. It's great when you just need to grab a special view of your data, but it can be problematic in certain circumstances. She explains what the limitations are and how to get around them.

Julie Lerman

MSDN Magazine May 2010

VS 2010: Entity Framework 4.0 and WCF Data Services 4.0 in Visual Studio 2010


Elisa Flasko takes you through a sample weblog application to demonstrate how new improvements in Entity Framework and WCF Data Services work together to simplify the way data is modeled, consumed and produced in Visual Studio 2010.

Elisa Flasko

MSDN Magazine April 2010

Cutting Edge: ASP.NET Ajax Library and WCF Data Services


This month Dino takes a look at the JavaScript components coming in the ASP.NET Ajax Library and explains how they can be used for effective client-side data access.

Dino Esposito

MSDN Magazine March 2010

SQL Data Services: The Relational Database of the Azure Services Platform


This article shows you the new face of SQL Data Services, explores its architecture, and shows how it is truly an extension of SQL Server in the cloud.

David Robinson

MSDN Magazine August 2009

.NET RIA Services: Building A Data-Driven Expense App with Silverlight 3


.NET RIA Services provides a set of server components and ASP.NET extensions such as authentication, roles, and profile management. We'll show you how they work.

Jonathan Carter

MSDN Magazine May 2009

Data Services: Access Your Data On Premise Or In The Cloud With ADO.NET Data Services


In this article the author looks at two versions of the same application--one consuming an on-premise Data Service, and one consuming an Azure Table Data Service to illustrate data access in the cloud.

Elisa Flasko

MSDN Magazine May 2009

Data Points: Using Silverlight 2 With ADO.NET Data Services


ADO.NET Data Services and Silverlight make a powerful combination, but to make them work well together, there are a few things you need to understand. Here, John Papa explains.

John Papa

MSDN Magazine April 2009

Data Services: Create Data-Centric Web Applications With Silverlight 2


ADO.NET Data Services provide Web-accessible endpoints that allow you to filter, sort, shape, and page data without having to build that functionality yourself.

Shawn Wildermuth

MSDN Magazine September 2008

Data 2.0: Expose And Consume Data in A Web Services World


The goal of the ADO.NET Data Services Framework is to create a simple REST-based framework for exposing and consuming data-centric services easily.

Elisa Flasko and Mike Flasko

MSDN Magazine August 2008

Data Services: Develop Robust and Scalable Apps with SQL Server Data Services


Here the author introduces SQL Server Data Services, which exposes its functionality over standard Web service interfaces.

David Robinson

MSDN Magazine July 2008

Identity: Secure Your ASP.NET Apps And WCF Services With Windows CardSpace


Windows CardSpace replaces traditional authentication with a more consistent and streamlined login process and improves trust between end-users, applications and services. Michèle Leroux Bustamante explains.

Michele Leroux Bustamante

MSDN Magazine April 2007

ASP.NetWindows Application  .NET Framework  C#  VB.Net  ADO.Net  
Sql Server  SharePoint  Silverlight  Others  All   

Hall of Fame    Twitter   Terms of Service    Privacy Policy    Contact Us    Archives   Tell A Friend