Provides a wrapper around PassportAuthentication services. This class cannot be inherited.
For a list of all members of this type, see PassportAuthenticationModule Members.
[Visual Basic] NotInheritable Public Class PassportAuthenticationModule Implements IHttpModule [C#] public sealed class PassportAuthenticationModule : IHttpModule [C++] public __gc __sealed class PassportAuthenticationModule : public IHttpModule [JScript] public class PassportAuthenticationModule implements IHttpModule
Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
You must install the Passport SDK in order to use the .NET Passport classes and methods. Passport SDK version 1.4 is supported but not recommended. Passport SDK version 2.0 is both supported and recommended.
CAUTION Only Passport SDK version 2.0 is supported under Windows XP.
The PassportAuthentication_OnAuthenticate event is raised for applications that are designed to attach a custom IPrincipal object to the context. The Passport service itself does the authentication, so that cannot be overridden.
Platforms: Windows 2000, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family
Assembly: System.Web (in System.Web.dll)