The importance of technology trust in Web services security
The Internet is changing the way businesses operate today. Firms are using the Web for procurement, to find trading partners, and to link existing applications to other applications. Web services are rapidly becoming the enabling technology of today's e-business, and e-commerce systems.
We are having a massive impact on the way businesses think about designing, developing, and deploying Web-based applications. Web services may be an evolutionary step in designing distributed applications, however, they are not without problems. There are issues relating to security, transactions
and scalability that need to be addressed. This paper addresses security concerns in Web services and the role of technology trust.