Monthly Archives: September 2012

ClaimsIdentity, IsAuthenticated and AuthenticationType in .NET 4.5

There is a subtle (breaking) change of behavior between WIF 1.0 and .NET 4.5. The IIdentity interface has the IsAuthenticated property. This is typically set to true whenever you deal with implementations of that interface, e.g as soon as you … Continue reading

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Thinktecture.IdentityServer for .NET 4.5 CTP 1

You can get stable bits now on github. The current version supports WS-Federation, WS-Trust, OAuth2 (resource owner credential profile) and a simple HTTP endpoint. Feedback is always welcome!

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Update on Thinktecture IdentityServer

It’s been quiet lately around IdSrv, and the reason is that we are actively working on it ;) But to clear up some confusion, this is the current state: The current stable versions are for .NET 4.0/WIF only. You can … Continue reading

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WIF & .NET 4.5 Identity and Access Control Training

Just a quick update – I will run my public WIF class for the last time on the 14th/15th November in Oslo (the dates on the page are not correct anymore). After that there will be a brand new .NET … Continue reading

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