The usage of Silverlight to provide users a rich internet experience continues to increase. As it becomes a key element on our web applications, it is good to keep in mind that it still runs code on the user's machine.
That is why Maqbool Malik, from
Microsoft Information Security
, describes some key features added on the second version of Silverlight to enhance security.
Among the features discussed, Maqbool talks about XAP files, cross-domain policy files, HTML access, etc.