FormsAuthenticationConfiguration.RequireSSL Property


Gets or sets a value indicating whether a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) connection is required when transmitting authentication information.

 property bool RequireSSL { bool get(); void set(bool value); };
[System.Configuration.ConfigurationProperty("requireSSL", DefaultValue=Mono.Cecil.CustomAttributeArgument)]
public bool RequireSSL { get; set; }
member this.RequireSSL : bool with get, set
Public Property RequireSSL As Boolean

Property Value

true if an SSL connection is required; otherwise, false. The default is false.



The following code example shows how to access the RequireSSL property Refer to the code example in the FormsAuthenticationConfiguration class topic to learn how to get the section.

// Create a new FormsAuthentication object.
FormsAuthenticationConfiguration newformsAuthentication =
new FormsAuthenticationConfiguration();

' Create a new FormsAuthentication object.
  Dim newformsAuthentication _
  As New FormsAuthenticationConfiguration()


If RequireSSL is true, a Web application rejects all the forms authentication requests that do not use an SSL connection.

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