15 October 2007
When invoking a LiveCycle ES service using web services, you can use WS-Security headers to pass client authentication information that is required by LiveCycle ES. WS-Security defines SOAP extensions to implement client authentication, message confidentiality, and message integrity. As a result, you can invoke LiveCycle ES services when LiveCycle ES is deployed as stand-alone server or within a clustered environment.
How you pass WS-Security headers to LiveCycle ES depends on whether you are using Axis-generated Java classes or a .NET client assembly that consumes a service's native SOAP stack.
Note: As an example of invoking a service using WS-Security headers, this topic encrypts a PDF document with a password by invoking the Encryption service.
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In order to make the most of this document, you need to have a solid understanding of the LiveCycle ES software.
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