A password is a secret word or string of characters that is used for authentication, to prove identity or gain access to a resource.

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Client side authentication through signatures instead of passwords

I want to save some user-generated data with some signature of the user that generated it (let's say that the user has to fill some forms with some data and I want him to sign the written data). The ...
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Web service security token storage

I have two operations in my JAX-WS web service: First takes username and password as parameters and generates random alphanumeric token, second takes this token and username as parameters, verifies ...