Html code for validating username and password
method, and then examined using the Create User Wizard Web control.
However, the login page currently validates the supplied credentials against a hard-coded list of username and password pairs.
In this tutorial we will examine how to validate a user's credentials against the Membership user store using both programmatic means and the Login control.
We will also look at how to customize the login control's appearance and behavior.
If they are valid, then the user is granted a forms authentication ticket, which is a security token that indicates the identity and authenticity of the visitor.
Or, if you have not yet created an account, go ahead and create one from the .
That means any hacker sniffing the network traffic can see the username and password.
We will examine creating administrative interfaces for accomplishing common user account- and role-related tasks in a future tutorial.
method is that when the supplied credentials are invalid, it does not provide any explanation as to why.
The Membership API includes a method for programmatically validating a user's credentials against the user store. NET ships with the Login Web control, which renders a user interface with textboxes for the username and password and a button to log in.