Manages the authentication modules called during the client authentication process.
Assembly: System (in System.dll)
Gets or sets the credential policy to be used for resource requests made using the HttpWebRequest class.
Gets the dictionary that contains Service Principal Names (SPNs) that are used to identify hosts during Kerberos authentication for requests made using WebRequest and its derived classes.
Gets a list of authentication modules that are registered with the authentication manager.
|Authenticate(String, WebRequest, ICredentials)|
Calls each registered authentication module to find the first module that can respond to the authentication request.
Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Inherited from Object.)
Allows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection.(Inherited from Object.)
Serves as the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Preauthenticates a request.
Registers an authentication module with the authentication manager.
Returns a string that represents the current object.(Inherited from Object.)
Removes the specified authentication module from the list of registered modules.
Removes authentication modules with the specified authentication scheme from the list of registered modules.
Modules that provide the basic, digest, negotiate, NTLM, and Kerberos authentication types are registered with the IAuthenticationModule interface can be added using the Register method. Authentication modules are called in the order in which they were added to the list.by default. Additional authentication modules that implement the
The Kerberos and negotiate authentication type is not supported on Windows 95/98 or Windows NT 4.0.
Available since 1.1
Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.