WindowsSecurityTokenAuthenticator Class

Uses Windows authentication to authenticate the WindowsSecurityToken security token.

Namespace:  System.IdentityModel.Selectors
Assembly:  System.IdentityModel (in System.IdentityModel.dll)

public class WindowsSecurityTokenAuthenticator : SecurityTokenAuthenticator

The WindowsSecurityTokenAuthenticator type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public methodWindowsSecurityTokenAuthenticator()Initializes a new instance of the WindowsSecurityTokenAuthenticator class.
Public methodWindowsSecurityTokenAuthenticator(Boolean)Initializes a new instance of the WindowsSecurityTokenAuthenticator class by specifying whether the groups that the Windows user belongs to are added to the ClaimSets property when the user is authenticated.
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  NameDescription
Public methodCanValidateTokenGets a value indicating whether the specified security token can be validated by this security token authenticator. (Inherited from SecurityTokenAuthenticator.)
Protected methodCanValidateTokenCoreGets a value indicating whether the specified security token can be validated by this security token authenticator. (Overrides SecurityTokenAuthenticator.CanValidateTokenCore(SecurityToken).)
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodValidateTokenAuthenticates the specified security token and returns the set of authorization policies for the security token. (Inherited from SecurityTokenAuthenticator.)
Protected methodValidateTokenCoreAuthenticates the specified security token and returns the set of authorization policies for the security token. (Overrides SecurityTokenAuthenticator.ValidateTokenCore(SecurityToken).)
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Use the WindowsSecurityTokenAuthenticator class to authenticate security tokens that derive from WindowsSecurityToken.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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