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May 17, 2012

Video: Using a Security Token Service with an ASP.NET Application


Want to learn how to hook up a Windows Identity Foundation based security token service to an ASP.NET 4.0 application?  In this video excerpt from Sahil Malik’s new course SharePoint 2010 Security Part 2, you’ll see how to do just that as a precursor to establishing your own sophisticated claims based security for a SharePoint 2010 site.  In the full course Sahil covers other topics such as using the WIF SDK, using Azure ACS with SharePoint 2010, and even signing into SharePoint with a Yahoo ID.


Sahil Malik, the founder and principal of, has been a Microsoft MVP for the past 8 years, author and reviewer of many books and numerous articles in both the .NET and SharePoint space.  He is also a consultant and trainer who delivers training and talks at conferences internationally. Sahil has trained for the best names in the Microsoft technology space, and has architected and delivered SharePoint based solutions for extremely high profile clients. Sahil has been deeply involved in SharePoint 2010, and is the author of Microsoft SharePoint 2010: Building Solutions for SharePoint 2010 published by Apress.

If you’d like to learn more about how to implement claims based security for SharePoint or just your own custom ASP.NET application, this course is for you.

You can watch the full HD version of this video along with the other 1 hrs 48 min of video found in this professional course by subscribing to Pluralsight. Visit SharePoint 2010 Security Part 2 to view the full course outline. Pluralsight subscribers also benefit from cool features like mobile appsfull library searchprogress trackingexercise filesassessments, and offline viewing. Happy learning!

About the Author

is a Chief Architect specializing in large scale distributed system development and enterprise software processes. Paul has more than twenty years of development experience including being a former Microsoft MVP, a speaker at technical conferences such as Microsoft Tech-Ed and VSLive, and a published author. Prior to working on the Windows platform, he built software using a vast array of technologies including Java, Unix, C, and even OS/2.