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RsaSecurityToken Class

Represents a security token that is based upon key that is created using the RSA algorithm.

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

public class RsaSecurityToken : SecurityToken
public class RsaSecurityToken extends SecurityToken
public class RsaSecurityToken extends SecurityToken
Not applicable.

Typically, application developers do not need to use the RsaSecurityToken class, unless a Web service must get the RSA algorithm that is associated with the security token. To get the RSA algorithm, get the value of the Rsa property.


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