SamlSecurityTokenHandler.CreateAttributeStatement Method (SamlSubject, ClaimsIdentity, SecurityTokenDescriptor)

.NET Framework (current version)

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Creates a SamlAttributeStatement object from a token descriptor.

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

protected virtual SamlAttributeStatement CreateAttributeStatement(
	SamlSubject samlSubject,
	ClaimsIdentity subject,
	SecurityTokenDescriptor tokenDescriptor


Type: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SamlSubject

The SamlSubject to use in the SamlAttributeStatement that is created.

Type: System.Security.Claims.ClaimsIdentity

The ClaimsIdentity object that contains claims which will be converted to SAML Attributes.

Type: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SecurityTokenDescriptor

The token descriptor.

Return Value

Type: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SamlAttributeStatement

A SamlAttributeStatement that contains the converted claims.

This method may return null if the token descriptor does not contain any subject or the subject does not have any claims.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
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