Deploy CardSpace on your site without a SSL certificate

Thursday, 27 September 2007, 10:49 AM EST

CardSpace in .Net Framework 3.0 required that sites deploying CardSpace always have a SSL certificate. This meant that every site that wanted to use CardSpace was forced to deploy an https site.

Based on customer feedback, we have decided to relax this requirement for the next release of CardSpace (currently available in .NET Framework 3.5 Beta 2). We realize that there are some sites like blogs which would like to use CardSpace, but consider the SSL requirement to be a deployment blocker. Now, if you have a website that you want to add CardSpace support to, all you need to do is add the object tag to the page and you are done.

At MSDN.

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