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// Copyright (c) 2011 The Chromium Authors. All rights reserved.
// Use of this source code is governed by a BSD-style license that can be
// found in the LICENSE file.
#include <string>
namespace remoting {
// Interface for authenticating users for access to remote desktop session.
// Implementation is platform-specific.
// TODO(lambroslambrou): Decide whether this needs an asychronous interface
// (for example AuthenticateStart()..AuthenticateEndCallback()), or whether the
// multi-threading policy could be handled by the caller.
class UserAuthenticator {
virtual ~UserAuthenticator() {}
// Create platform-specific authenticator.
static UserAuthenticator* Create();
// Authenticate a user, returning true if the username/password are valid.
virtual bool Authenticate(const std::string& username,
const std::string& password) = 0;
} // namespace remoting