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calling secured webservice from java by passing soap xml

Gayaz shaik

Joined: Jan 09, 2013
Posts: 1
Hi Experts,
I am trying to call a secured webservice from java.
I got the code to call a non secured web service in java.
What changes do i need to do in this to call a secured webservice.

Please help me.
Thank you

calling unsecured webservice
package wscall1;

import java.io.BufferedReader;
import java.io.ByteArrayOutputStream;
import java.io.IOException;

import java.io.InputStream;
import java.io.InputStreamReader;
import java.io.OutputStream;

import java.io.StringBufferInputStream;
import java.io.StringReader;
import java.io.StringWriter;
import java.io.Writer;

import java.net.HttpURLConnection;
import java.net.MalformedURLException;
import java.net.URL;
import java.net.URLConnection;

import java.security.Permission;

import javax.xml.parsers.DocumentBuilderFactory;

import javax.xml.parsers.DocumentBuilder;

import javax.xml.parsers.ParserConfigurationException;

import org.apache.xml.serialize.OutputFormat;

import org.apache.xml.serialize.XMLSerializer;

import org.w3c.css.sac.InputSource;
import org.w3c.dom.Document;
import org.w3c.dom.NodeList;

import org.xml.sax.SAXException;

public class WSCall2 {
public WSCall2() {

public static void main(String[] args) {
try {
WSCall2 ss = new WSCall2();
} catch (Exception e) {


public String getWeather(String city) throws MalformedURLException, IOException {

//Code to make a webservice HTTP request
String responseString = "";
String outputString = "";
String wsURL = "https://ewm52rdv:25100/Saws/SawsService";
URL url = new URL(wsURL);
URLConnection connection = url.openConnection();
HttpURLConnection httpConn = (HttpURLConnection)connection;
ByteArrayOutputStream bout = new ByteArrayOutputStream();

//Permission p= httpConn.getPermission();
String xmlInput =
"<soapenv:Envelope xmlns:soapenv=\"http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/\" xmlns:ser=\"http://www.ventyx.com/ServiceSuite\">\n" +
" <soapenv:Header>\n" +
" <soapenv:Security>\n" +
" <soapenv:UsernameToken>\n" +
" <soapenv:Username>sawsuser</soapenv:Username>\n" +
" <soapenv:Password>sawsuser1</soapenv:Password>\n" +
" </soapenv:UsernameToken>\n" +
" </soapenv:Security>" + "</soapenv:Header>" + " <soapenv:Body>\n" +

" <ser:GetUser>\n" +
" <request><![CDATA[<?xml version=\"1.0\" encoding=\"UTF-8\"?> \n" +
" <GetUser xmlns=\"http://www.ventyx.com/ServiceSuite\" xmlns:xsi=\"http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance\">\n" +
" <UserId>rs24363t</UserId>\n" +
" </GetUser>]]>\n" +
" </request>\n" +
" </ser:GetUser>\n" +
" </soapenv:Body>\n" +

byte[] buffer = new byte[xmlInput.length()];
buffer = xmlInput.getBytes();
byte[] b = bout.toByteArray();
String SOAPAction = "GetUser";
// Set the appropriate HTTP parameters.
httpConn.setRequestProperty("Content-Length", String.valueOf(b.length));
httpConn.setRequestProperty("Content-Type", "text/xml; charset=utf-8");
httpConn.setRequestProperty("SOAPAction", SOAPAction);
// System.out.println( "opening service for [" + httpConn.getURL() + "]" );

OutputStream out = httpConn.getOutputStream();
//Write the content of the request to the outputstream of the HTTP Connection.
//Ready with sending the request.

//Read the response.
InputStreamReader isr = new InputStreamReader(httpConn.getInputStream());
BufferedReader in = new BufferedReader(isr);

//Write the SOAP message response to a String.
while ((responseString = in.readLine()) != null) {
outputString = outputString + responseString;
//Parse the String output to a org.w3c.dom.Document and be able to reach every node with the org.w3c.dom API.
Document document = parseXmlFile(outputString);
NodeList nodeLst = document.getElementsByTagName("User");
String weatherResult = nodeLst.item(0).getTextContent();
System.out.println("Weather: " + weatherResult);

//Write the SOAP message formatted to the console.
String formattedSOAPResponse = formatXML(outputString);
return weatherResult;
public String formatXML(String unformattedXml) {
try {
Document document = parseXmlFile(unformattedXml);
OutputFormat format = new OutputFormat(document);
Writer out = new StringWriter();
XMLSerializer serializer = new XMLSerializer(out, format);
return out.toString();
} catch (IOException e) {
throw new RuntimeException(e);

private Document parseXmlFile(String in) {
try {
DocumentBuilderFactory dbf = DocumentBuilderFactory.newInstance();
DocumentBuilder db = dbf.newDocumentBuilder();
InputSource is = new InputSource(new StringReader(in));

InputStream ins = new StringBufferInputStream(in);
return db.parse(ins);
} catch (ParserConfigurationException e) {
throw new RuntimeException(e);
} catch (SAXException e) {
throw new RuntimeException(e);
} catch (IOException e) {
throw new RuntimeException(e);
} catch (Exception e) {
throw new RuntimeException(e);
static {
javax.net.ssl.HttpsURLConnection.setDefaultHostnameVerifier(new javax.net.ssl.HostnameVerifier() {
public boolean verify(String hostname, javax.net.ssl.SSLSession sslSession) {
if (hostname.equals("ewm52rdv")) {
return true;
return false;
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