0

We wrote a WCF service and deployed it on IIS on our company's internal server A which is NOT connected to the internet.

We developed an ASP.NET web page which consumes that service. The web page is located on another server B in our company. Server B is both connected to server A and to the internet. The web page is accessible through the internet by everyone.

I should secure communication between the service and the web page, so I've read about WCF security in this article which describes a case almost similar to our case except for authenticating users against database (which we don't have), and they have WCF as a Windows service and not on IIS.

Should I go with the scenario described in the article?

And, will I need any kind of certificate for web-page - service communications? (P.S.: if yes, we will rely on self-signed certificate because we can't obtain one from an authority)

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.