IssuedTokenServiceCredential.CertificateValidationMode Property


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Gets or sets the certificate validation mode.

Namespace:   System.ServiceModel.Security
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)

public X509CertificateValidationMode CertificateValidationMode { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.ServiceModel.Security.X509CertificateValidationMode

A X509CertificateValidationMode enumeration entry that specifies how the certificate is to be validated.

The following code shows one way to access and set this property.

// This method configures the IssuedTokenAuthentication property of a ServiceHost.
public static void ConfigureIssuedTokenServiceCredentials( 
       ServiceHost sh, bool allowCardspaceTokens, IList<X509Certificate2> knownissuers, 
       X509CertificateValidationMode certMode, X509RevocationMode revocationMode, SamlSerializer ser )
  // Allow CardSpace tokens.
  sh.Credentials.IssuedTokenAuthentication.AllowUntrustedRsaIssuers = allowCardspaceTokens;

  // Set up known issuer certificates.
  foreach(X509Certificate2 cert in knownissuers)
	sh.Credentials.IssuedTokenAuthentication.KnownCertificates.Add ( cert );

  // Set issuer certificate validation and revocation checking modes.
  sh.Credentials.IssuedTokenAuthentication.CertificateValidationMode = 
     sh.Credentials.IssuedTokenAuthentication.RevocationMode = X509RevocationMode.Online;
     sh.Credentials.IssuedTokenAuthentication.TrustedStoreLocation = StoreLocation.LocalMachine;

  // Set the SamlSerializer, if one is specified.
  if ( ser != null )
	sh.Credentials.IssuedTokenAuthentication.SamlSerializer = ser;

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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