SecurityTokenVersion Class

Represents the specifications, such as the WS-*specifications, that security tokens are defined in.

Namespace: System.IdentityModel.Selectors
Assembly: System.IdentityModel (in system.identitymodel.dll)

public abstract class SecurityTokenVersion
public abstract class SecurityTokenVersion
public abstract class SecurityTokenVersion
Not applicable.

Use the SecurityTokenVersion class to determine which version of the WS-* specifications that security tokens confirm to in a SOAP message.

Use the CreateSecurityTokenSerializer method to create a SecurityTokenSerializer that is capable of serializing and deserializing security tokens according to the set of specifications that are associated with a class deriving from the SecurityTokenVersion class.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

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