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Posts Tagged ‘high trust’

High Trust and Low Trust Apps

Posted by Paul on January 14, 2015

In this article we can explore difference between High Trust and Low Trust Apps.

Provider Hosted Apps

High Trust & Low Trust Apps appears in the scenario of Provider Hosted Apps.

Provider Hosted App (PHA) will be hosted in a Server external to SharePoint Server.

PHA requires Server-to-Server Trust through digital certificates and High Trust & Low Trust evolved.

1. SharePoint Server

2. App Server

High Trust App is not same as Full Trust Apps.

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High Trust Apps

High Trust App can get the Identity of the user.

Following are the features of a High Trust App:

1. Only available in On-Premise deployment

2. SharePoint Online (O365) does not supports it

3. Additional configuration required on Server to support High Trust Apps

Low Trust Apps

Low Trust App needs another Trust Broker to get the Identity of the user.

Following are the features of a High Trust App:

1. Available in both On-Premise and Online Installations

2. App Manifest will be used to set permissions

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Apart from High Trust & Low Trust you will encounter with Full Trust which refers to our Farm Solutions where the application will be given full trust.

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References

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/fp179901(v=office.15).aspx

Summary

In this article we have explored difference between High Trust and Low Trust Apps.

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