Posts Tagged ‘Security’

How to set up an AD backed OpenID Provider without direct communication

I’ve currently got a project where I need to provide an OpenID Provider (OP) to authenticate users using Active Directory (AD), something that shouldn’t be to much of a hassle. But there is a catch: the OP needs to be outside the firewall in order to talk to the Relying Parties (RP) and is unable […]

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on July 9th, 2010 under easyXDM, programming Tags: , , ,  •  4 Comments


Please see easyXDM for updated info! I’ve just completed the first version of my cross-site scripting library easyXSS. It is available at under a MIT-license. As it is now it supports simple messaging between windows of different domains, but it also supports proxying method calls and results between them making it well-suited for creating […]

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on June 24th, 2009 under easyXDM, programming, Uncategorized Tags: , , , ,  •  12 Comments

“This page contains both secure and nonsecure items.”

With one of my larger webapps I have recently been struggling with the following Security Information message in Internet Explorer: This page contains both secure and nonsecure items. Do you want to display the nonsecure items? This, in general, has to do with mixing of content from different security zones in IE, for example Internet […]

Posted by oyvind.kinsey on May 26th, 2008 under programming, Uncategorized Tags: ,  •  No Comments