SamlAssertion.SigningCredentials Property

Gets or sets the security credentials that are used to digitally sign the SAML assertion.

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

public SigningCredentials SigningCredentials { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SigningCredentials
A SigningCredentials that is used to digitally sign the SAML assertion.


The IsReadOnly property is true and an attempt is made to set the SigningCredentials property.

The SigningCredentials property represents the credentials that are used to sign a SAML assertion when it is serialized into XML. Similarly, the SigningToken property represents the security token that signed a SAML token in an incoming SOAP message.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0
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