|Constructor and Description|
Creates a new
|Modifier and Type||Method and Description|
Returns the user password.
Returns the user name.
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.
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