Security (Windows CE 5.0)

Windows CE 5.0
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Microsoft® Windows® CE provides technologies to increase the security of your devices or applications.

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Security Catalog Items
Provides descriptions and Sysgen variable information for the Catalog items that appear under the security node in the Platform Builder Catalog.
Security Overview
Provides an overview of the security services available in Windows CE.
Authentication Services
Provides information on using authentication technologies in Windows CE, which include Security Support Provider Interface (SSPI) and Security Support Providers (SSPs).
Credential Manager
Provides information on using Credential Manager, which provides storage for cached credentials, and enables the sharing of common credentials.
Cryptography Services
Describes how you can add cryptographic security to your applications using the cryptography services which include Cryptography APIs, Certificates, and Smart Card.
Local Authentication Subsystem (LASS)
Describes the infrastructure known as LASS that will enable application-independent and authentication mechanism-independent user authentication.

Related Sections

Enhancing the Security of a Device
Provides an overview of how to use the security services in Windows CE to create a device that is more secure.
Windows CE Features
Provides links and information about the Catalog-selectable technologies and functionality that can be included in OS designs.

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