Determines the security settings for a binding.
Assembly: System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)
|Security is disabled.|
|Security is provided using a secure transport (for example, HTTPS).|
|Security is provided using SOAP message security.|
|A secure transport (for example, HTTPS) provides integrity, confidentiality, and authentication while SOAP message security provides client authentication.|
Any ProtectionLevel settings of a transport are ignored if the is set to . For more information about the ProtectionLevel property, see Understanding Protection Level.
For more information about Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) security and how this property affects general security features, see Securing Services and Programming WCF Security. For more information about the transport mode, see Transport Security.
Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.