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Custom Policy Assertions

A custom policy assertion is a set of requirements that are defined by the custom policy assertion's developer for a SOAP message exchange between a client and a Web service. For example, a custom policy assertion might specify the security token types that are used to digitally sign or encrypt SOAP messages between the client and Web service.

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How to: Create a Custom Policy Assertion that does not Secure SOAP Messages

Details how to create a custom policy assertion that does not secure SOAP messages.
How to: Create a Custom Policy Assertion that Secures SOAP Messages

Details how to create a custom policy assertion that secures SOAP messages.
How to: Secure an Application Using a Custom Policy Assertion

Details how to use a custom policy assertion to secure a SOAP message exchange between a client and Web service.
Using Discrete Security Operations in a Policy Assertion

Details how to use discrete security operations, such as digitally signing a SOAP message in a policy assertion.
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