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Oracle® Fusion Middleware Security and Administrator's Guide for Web Services
11g Release 1 (11.1.1)

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What's New

11g Release 1 (11.1.1) includes a complete redesign of Oracle Web Services Manager 10g and Web services security management. For more details about what has changed in Release 11g, see Chapter 4, "Examining the Rearchitecture of Oracle WSM in Oracle Fusion Middleware."

11g Release 1 (11.1.1.4)

11g Release 1 (11.1.1.4) includes the following new features:

Global Policy Attachments

Oracle Infrastructure Web services provide the ability to create and attach policy sets to subjects on a global scope (domain, server, application, or SOA composite). See:

Oracle Web Services Manager and Oracle Infrastructure Web Services supported on IBM WebSphere

Differences in behavior, and any limitations, are described in "Managing Web Services on IBM WebSphere" in the Oracle Fusion Middleware Third-Party Application Server Guide.

SAML 2.0 Support

There is new configuration control for overriding policy attachments and new predefined SAML 2.0 policies.

Client-side WS-Trust Support

Support for WS-Trust 1.3 policies has been added. WS-Trust extensions provide methods for issuing, renewing, and validating security tokens. See "WS-Trust Policies and Configuration Steps".

Hardware Token Support

Oracle WSM provides the ability to use the LunaSA Hardware Security Manager (HSM) for key storage. See "Using Hardware Security Modules With Oracle WSM".

Oracle WebLogic Web Services Monitoring Enhancements

The Web Service Endpoint page in Oracle Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Control provides the ability to monitor policy violations for WebLogic JAX-WS Web services. In addition, the tab that displays Oracle WSM policy information has been renamed to OWSM Policies. For WebLogic JAX-RPC Web services, the endpoint tab is labeled WebLogic Policy Violations.

For more information on monitoring Web services, see "Monitoring the Performance of Web Services".

Usage Analysis Enhancements

The Usage Analysis page in Oracle Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Control provides:

For more information on policy usage analysis, see "Analyzing Policy Usage".

Test Web Service Enhancements

The Request/Response tabs on Test Web Services page in Oracle Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Control have enhanced usability, as follows:

For more information on testing Web services, see "Testing Web Services".

Install Oracle WSM on a Standalone WebLogic Server

If you have a standalone WebLogic Server environment with JAX-WS Web services and clients deployed, you can install Oracle WSM and use it to secure your Web services and clients. For more information, see "Installing Oracle WSM on WebLogic Server".

Enhanced Specification Support for WS-Policy 1.5 and WS-SecurityPolicy 1.2, 1.3

Supported versions, with links to the specifications, are provided in "Supported Standards" in Oracle Fusion Middleware Concepts Guide for Oracle Infrastructure Web Services.

For information about valid version combinations, see "Policy Advertisement".

New Extensibility Guide for Creating Custom Assertions

All information related to developing custom assertions has been moved from this guide and into the new Extensibility Guide for Oracle Web Services Manager.

11g Release 1 (11.1.1.3)

11g Release 1 (11.1.1.3) includes the following new features:

11g Release 1 (11.1.1.2)

11g Release 1 (11.1.1.2) includes the following new features:

11g Release 1 (11.1.1)

11g Release 1 (11.1.1) includes the following new features: