Class TestingAuthenticationToken

All Implemented Interfaces:
Serializable, Principal, Authentication, CredentialsContainer

public class TestingAuthenticationToken extends AbstractAuthenticationToken
An Authentication implementation that is designed for use whilst unit testing.

The corresponding authentication provider is TestingAuthenticationProvider.

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  • Constructor Details

    • TestingAuthenticationToken

      public TestingAuthenticationToken(Object principal, Object credentials)
    • TestingAuthenticationToken

      public TestingAuthenticationToken(Object principal, Object credentials, String... authorities)
    • TestingAuthenticationToken

      public TestingAuthenticationToken(Object principal, Object credentials, List<GrantedAuthority> authorities)
  • Method Details

    • getCredentials

      public Object getCredentials()
      Description copied from interface: Authentication
      The credentials that prove the principal is correct. This is usually a password, but could be anything relevant to the AuthenticationManager. Callers are expected to populate the credentials.
      the credentials that prove the identity of the Principal
    • 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.