ExceptionMapper.HandleSecurityTokenProcessingException Method

[Starting with the .NET Framework 4.5, Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) has been fully integrated into the .NET Framework. The version of WIF addressed by this topic, WIF 3.5, is deprecated and should only be used when developing against the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 or the .NET Framework 4. For more information about WIF in the .NET Framework 4.5, also known as WIF 4.5, see the Windows Identity Foundation documentation in the .NET Framework 4.5 Development Guide.]

Determines whether an exception that occurred during the processing of a security token should be handled using the defined ExceptionMap.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)


Dim instance As ExceptionMapper
Dim ex As Exception
Dim returnValue As Boolean

returnValue = instance.HandleSecurityTokenProcessingException(ex)


Public Overridable Function HandleSecurityTokenProcessingException ( _
    ex As Exception _
) As Boolean
public virtual bool HandleSecurityTokenProcessingException (
    Exception ex
virtual bool HandleSecurityTokenProcessingException (
    Exception^ ex
public boolean HandleSecurityTokenProcessingException (
    Exception ex
public function HandleSecurityTokenProcessingException (
    ex : Exception
) : boolean


  • ex
    The input exception.

Return Value

A boolean value indicating whether the exception should be handled using the defined ExceptionMap.


Exception type Condition

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Target Platforms

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2003 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)

See Also


ExceptionMapper Class
ExceptionMapper Members
Microsoft.IdentityModel Namespace

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