SessionSecurityTokenHandler.ReadToken Method (XmlReader)

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Reads the SessionSecurityToken using the specified XML reader.

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

public override SecurityToken ReadToken(
	XmlReader reader


Type: System.Xml.XmlReader

The XmlReader over the incoming SecurityToken.

Return Value

Type: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SecurityToken

The session security token that was read, an instance of SessionSecurityToken.

Exception Condition

reader is null.


The reader is not positioned at a SessionSecurityToken or the SessionSecurityToken cannot be read.

The reader must be positioned at either a WS-Secure Conversation Feb2005 or a WS-Secure Conversation 1.3 <wsc:SecurityContextToken> element.

The default implementation invokes the SessionSecurityTokenHandler.ReadToken(XmlReader, SecurityTokenResolver) method using a default token resolver.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
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