Think Globally, Act Locally: Policy-Driven Security for a Trustworthy Service-Oriented Architecture

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The many benefits of a Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), trumpeted by technology vendors for several years, are driving enterprises to deploy a production SOA framework on a wide-scale basis. However, many of the foundational characteristics that make SOA so appealing from an architectural perspective also introduce security issues. While realizing substantial advantages from exposing services and data to business partners, subsidiaries, and divisions, organizations deploying SOA are taking on additional security risk.