Claim.Issuer Property

.NET Framework 4.5

Gets the issuer of the claim.

Namespace:  System.Security.Claims
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public string Issuer { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A name that refers to the issuer of the claim.

The value of the Issuer property is a name that is taken from a list of well-known issuers maintained by the issuer name registry. The issuer name registry is an instance of a class that derives from the IssuerNameRegistry class. The issuer name registry associates a mnemonic name (the issuer name) with the cryptographic material that is needed to verify signatures of tokens produced by the issuer; for example, an X.509 certificate.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5
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