ClientCredentials.GetInfoCardSecurityToken Method

Generates and returns a security token using the CardSpace system and the specified policy chain and token serializer.

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

abstract GetInfoCardSecurityToken : 
        requiresInfoCard:bool * 
        chain:CardSpacePolicyElement[] * 
        tokenSerializer:SecurityTokenSerializer -> SecurityToken  
override GetInfoCardSecurityToken : 
        requiresInfoCard:bool * 
        chain:CardSpacePolicyElement[] * 
        tokenSerializer:SecurityTokenSerializer -> SecurityToken


Type: System.Boolean

A value that determines whether CardSpace is required.

Type: System.IdentityModel.Selectors.CardSpacePolicyElement[]

An array of CardSpacePolicyElement that describes the federated security chain that the client requires a final token to unwind.

Type: System.IdentityModel.Selectors.SecurityTokenSerializer

A SecurityTokenSerializer that can read a KeyInfo clause.

Return Value

Type: System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SecurityToken
A GenericXmlSecurityToken that represents the generated security token. Returns a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if requiresInfoCard is false.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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