X509IssuerSerialKeyIdentifierClause.IssuerName Property

Gets the distinguished name of the certificate authority that issued the X.509 certificate.

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

public string IssuerName { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
The distinguished name of the certificate authority that issued the X.509 certificate.

The IssuerName property contains the name of the certificate authority (CA) that issued the certificate.

The distinguished name for the certificate is a textual representation of the certificate subject or issuer. This representation consists of X.500 name attributes (for example, "CN=MyName, OU=MyOrgUnit, C=US").

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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