Monthly Archives: October 2012

Custom Claims Principals in .NET 4.5

Recently I got a number of questions on what’s the best approach to implement a “custom claims principal”. What people typically mean by this is a ClaimsPrincipal derived class that provides some extra API surface like properties (think .EmailAddress). The … Continue reading

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Update on IdentityServer

Preparing for the things to come (very soon), I had to rename the Github repositories for IdentityServer. Sorry for any inconvenience. V1 – https://github.com/thinktecture/Thinktecture.IdentityServer.v1 V2 (beta next week) – https://github.com/thinktecture/Thinktecture.IdentityServer.v2

Posted in ASP.NET, IdentityModel, IdentityServer, WCF, WebAPI | 6 Comments

“Windows Azure, Identity & Access – and you” Talk from Cloudburst 2012

My talk from Cloudburst 2012 is available here: http://www.streamshed.com/microsoft/cloudburst.htm# This was a nice little conference. recommended. (make sure to also watch Christian’s ServiceBus talk, which also involves identity quite a bit ;)

Posted in .NET Security, Azure, Conferences & Training, IdentityModel, IdentityServer | 2 Comments