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Specifies the options for streaming security of the custom binding.






									<windowsStreamSecurity protectionLevel="None/Sign/EncryptAndSign"/>

The following sections describe attributes, child elements, and parent elements.


Attribute Description


Defines message-level security. Signing messages mitigates the risk of a third party tampering with the message while it is being transferred. Encryption provides data-level privacy during transport. Valid values include the following:

  • None: No protection.

  • Sign: Messages are signed.

  • EncryptAndSign: Messages are signed and encrypted.

The default is EncryptAndSign.

This attribute is of type ProtectionLevel.

Child Elements


Parent Elements

Element Description


Defines all binding capabilities of the custom binding.

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