|Constructor and Description|
Creates a new
public PasswordAuthentication(String userName, char password)
PasswordAuthenticationobject from the given user name and password.
Note that the given user password is cloned before it is stored in
userName- the user name
password- the user's password
public String getUserName()
public char getPassword()
Note that this method returns a reference to the password. It is the caller's responsibility to zero out the password information after it is no longer needed.
Submit a bug or feature
For further API reference and developer documentation, see Java SE Documentation. That documentation contains more detailed, developer-targeted descriptions, with conceptual overviews, definitions of terms, workarounds, and working code examples.
Copyright © 1993, 2018, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Use is subject to license terms. Also see the documentation redistribution policy.