- Examples of credentials are passwords, logins, application keys, and secrets.
- Credentials' information is usually linked with connection parameters.
- Configuration and connection parameters are stored separately from authentication information as they need added security and protection
Interface for credential stores which are used to store and lookup credentials to authenticate against external services.
Contains credentials used to authenticate against external services. They are used together with connection parameters, but usually stored in a separate store, protected from unauthorized access.
Helper class to retrieve component credentials.
Creates ICredentialStore components based on their descriptors.
Credential store that keeps credentials in memory.