<issuer>

Specifies the Security Token Service (STS) that issues security tokens.

<system.serviceModel>
<bindings>
<wsFederationHttpBinding>
<binding>
<security>
<message>
<issuer>

Syntax

<issuer address="Uri" >  
   <headers>  
      <add name="String"  
                 namespace="String" />  
   </headers>  
   <identity>  
           <certificate encodedValue="String"/>  
      <certificateReference findValue="String"   
         isChainIncluded="Boolean"  
         storeName="AddressBook/AuthRoot/CertificateAuthority/Disallowed/My/Root/TrustedPeople/TrustedPublisher"  
         storeLocation="LocalMachine/CurrentUser"  
                  x509FindType=System.Security.Cryptography.X509certificates.X509findtype/>  
      <dns value="String"/>  
      <rsa value="String"/>  
      <servicePrincipalName value="String"/>  
      <usePrincipalName value="String"/>  
   </identity>  
</issuer>  

Attributes and Elements

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements

Attributes

Attribute Description
address Required string. The URL of the STS.

Child Elements

Element Description
<headers> A collection of address headers for the endpoints that the builder can create.
<identity> When using an issued token, specifies settings that enable the client to authenticate the server.

Parent Elements

Element Description
<message> Defines the settings for the message-level security for the <wsFederationHttpBinding> element.

See Also

FederatedMessageSecurityOverHttp
Issuer
IssuedTokenParametersEndpointAddressElement
Service Identity and Authentication
Federation and Issued Tokens
Service Identity and Authentication
Federation and Issued Tokens
Security Capabilities with Custom Bindings
Federation and Issued Tokens