ClientCertificateCredential Class

Definition

Enables authentication of a service principal in to Azure Active Directory using a X509 certificate that is assigned to it's App Registration. More information on how to configure certificate authentication can be found here: https://docs.microsoft.com/azure/active-directory/develop/active-directory-certificate-credentials#register-your-certificate-with-azure-ad

public class ClientCertificateCredential : Azure.Core.TokenCredential
type ClientCertificateCredential = class
    inherit TokenCredential
Public Class ClientCertificateCredential
Inherits TokenCredential
Inheritance
ClientCertificateCredential

Constructors

ClientCertificateCredential()

Protected constructor for mocking.

ClientCertificateCredential(String, String, String)

Creates an instance of the ClientCertificateCredential with the details needed to authenticate against Azure Active Directory with the specified certificate.

ClientCertificateCredential(String, String, String, ClientCertificateCredentialOptions)

Creates an instance of the ClientCertificateCredential with the details needed to authenticate against Azure Active Directory with the specified certificate.

ClientCertificateCredential(String, String, X509Certificate2)

Creates an instance of the ClientCertificateCredential with the details needed to authenticate against Azure Active Directory with the specified certificate.

ClientCertificateCredential(String, String, X509Certificate2, ClientCertificateCredentialOptions)

Creates an instance of the ClientCertificateCredential with the details needed to authenticate against Azure Active Directory with the specified certificate.

Methods

GetToken(TokenRequestContext, CancellationToken)

Obtains a token from the Azure Active Directory service, using the specified X509 certificate to authenticate. Acquired tokens are cached by the credential instance. Token lifetime and refreshing is handled automatically. Where possible, reuse credential instances to optimize cache effectiveness.

GetTokenAsync(TokenRequestContext, CancellationToken)

Obtains a token from the Azure Active Directory service, using the specified X509 certificate to authenticate. Acquired tokens are cached by the credential instance. Token lifetime and refreshing is handled automatically. Where possible, reuse credential instances to optimize cache effectiveness.

Applies to