AuthenticationMethods Class

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Defines constants for supported well-known authentication methods. Defines constants for SAML authentication methods.

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

System.Object
  System.IdentityModel.Tokens.AuthenticationMethods

public static class AuthenticationMethods

NameDescription
System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticHardwareToken

Authentication by using a hardware token, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/hardwaretoken.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticKerberos

Authentication by using the Kerberos protocol, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/kerberos.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticNamespace

The namespace for the well-known authentication methods, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticPassword

Authentication by using a password, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/password.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticPgp

Authentication by using a key authenticated by a PGP web of trust, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/pgp.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticSecureRemotePassword

Authentication by using the Secure Remote Password protocol, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/secureremotepassword.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticSignature

Authentication by using an XML digital signature, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/signature.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticSmartcard

Authentication by using a smartcard, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/smartcard.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticSmartcardPki

Authentication by using a smartcard PKI, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/smartcardpki.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticSpki

Authentication on a key authenticated using an SPKI PKI, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/spki.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticTlsClient

Authentication by using either the SSL or TLS protocol with certificate-based client authentication, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/tlsclient.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticUnspecified

Authentication by using an unspecified method, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/unspecified.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticWindows

Windows authentication, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/windows.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticX509

Authentication on a key authenticated using an X.509 PKI, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/x509.

System_CAPS_pubfieldSystem_CAPS_staticXkms

Authentication on a key authenticated using an XKMS trust service, http://schemas.microsoft.com/ws/2008/06/identity/authenticationmethod/xkms.

These constants define URIs for well-known authentication methods. These authentication methods map to well-known SAML authentication methods.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.5

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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