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SecurityCredentialsManager Class

An abstract class that when implemented represents a security credentials manager.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel.Security
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)

public ref class SecurityCredentialsManager abstract

This class is the extensibility point for providing a custom security token manager that WCF can use for customizing message and transport security.

SecurityCredentialsManager is a factory that creates instances of classes derived from SecurityTokenManager.

ClientCredentials and ServiceCredentials implement this 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 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5