Web Service Security

This feature provides support for securing JAX-WS web services using a WS-Security policy.

Enabling this feature

To enable the Web Service Security 1.1 feature, add the following element declaration into your server.xml file, inside the featureManager element:


Feature configuration elements

Third-party API packages provided by this feature

  • org.apache.ws.security

  • org.apache.ws.security.components.crypto

  • org.apache.wss4j.common.crypto

  • org.apache.wss4j.common.ext

Features that this feature enables

Supported Java versions

  • JavaSE-1.8

  • JavaSE-11.0

  • JavaSE-17.0

  • JavaSE-20.0

Features that enable this feature

Developing a feature that depends on this feature

If you are developing a feature that depends on this feature, include the following item in the Subsystem-Content header in your feature manifest file.

com.ibm.websphere.appserver.wsSecurity-1.1; type="osgi.subsystem.feature"