Class RememberMeAuthenticationToken

All Implemented Interfaces:
Serializable, Principal, Authentication, CredentialsContainer

public class RememberMeAuthenticationToken extends AbstractAuthenticationToken
Represents a remembered Authentication.

A remembered Authentication must provide a fully valid Authentication, including the GrantedAuthoritys that apply.

See Also:
  • Constructor Details

    • RememberMeAuthenticationToken

      public RememberMeAuthenticationToken(String key, Object principal, Collection<? extends GrantedAuthority> authorities)
      key - to identify if this object made by an authorised client
      principal - the principal (typically a UserDetails)
      authorities - the authorities granted to the principal
      IllegalArgumentException - if a null was passed
  • Method Details

    • getCredentials

      public Object getCredentials()
      Always returns an empty String
      an empty String
    • getKeyHash

      public int getKeyHash()
    • getPrincipal

      public Object getPrincipal()
      Description copied from interface: Authentication
      The identity of the principal being authenticated. In the case of an authentication request with username and password, this would be the username. Callers are expected to populate the principal for an authentication request.

      The AuthenticationManager implementation will often return an Authentication containing richer information as the principal for use by the application. Many of the authentication providers will create a UserDetails object as the principal.

      the Principal being authenticated or the authenticated principal after authentication.
    • equals

      public boolean equals(Object obj)
      Specified by:
      equals in interface Principal
      equals in class AbstractAuthenticationToken
    • hashCode

      public int hashCode()
      Specified by:
      hashCode in interface Principal
      hashCode in class AbstractAuthenticationToken