Enforce strict security for inbound SOAP

Strict security for web services requires that users meet Contextual Security requirements to access instance resources.

Before you begin

Role required: admin

About this task

Note: ServiceNow does not support digital certificates, digital signatures, or other digested token methods in SOAP web service calls.

To enforce strict security for web services connections:


  1. Navigate to System Properties > Web Services.
  2. Select Yes for Enforce strict security on incoming SOAP requests.
    Enforce strict security on incoming SOAP requests