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X509SecurityToken Class

Represents a security token that is based upon an X.509 certificate.

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

public class X509SecurityToken : SecurityToken, 

The X509SecurityToken type exposes the following members.

Public methodX509SecurityToken(X509Certificate2)Initializes a new instance of the X509SecurityToken class using the specified X.509 certificate.
Public methodX509SecurityToken(X509Certificate2, String)Initializes a new instance of the X509SecurityToken class using the specified X.509 certificate and unique identifier.

Public propertyCertificateGets the X.509 certificate associated with the security token.
Public propertyIdGets a unique identifier of the security token. (Overrides SecurityToken.Id.)
Public propertySecurityKeysGets the cryptographic keys associated with the security token. (Overrides SecurityToken.SecurityKeys.)
Public propertyValidFromGets the first instant in time at which this security token is valid. (Overrides SecurityToken.ValidFrom.)
Public propertyValidToGets the last instant in time at which this security token is valid. (Overrides SecurityToken.ValidTo.)

Public methodCanCreateKeyIdentifierClause<T>Gets a value indicating whether this security token is capable of creating the specified key identifier. (Overrides SecurityToken.CanCreateKeyIdentifierClause<T>().)
Public methodCreateKeyIdentifierClause<T>Creates the specified key identifier clause. (Overrides SecurityToken.CreateKeyIdentifierClause<T>().)
Public methodDisposeReleases all resources used by the X509SecurityToken.
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodMatchesKeyIdentifierClauseReturns a value indicating whether the key identifier for this instance is equal to the specified key identifier. (Overrides SecurityToken.MatchesKeyIdentifierClause(SecurityKeyIdentifierClause).)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodResolveKeyIdentifierClauseGets the key for the specified key identifier clause. (Inherited from SecurityToken.)
Protected methodThrowIfDisposedThrows an exception if the ThrowIfDisposed method has been called for this instance.
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

To get the details of the X.509 certificate, access the Certificate property.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

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