SocketPermission.AddPermission Method

Adds a permission to the set of permissions for a transport address.

Namespace:  System.Net
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

public void AddPermission(
	NetworkAccess access,
	TransportType transport,
	string hostName,
	int portNumber
)

Parameters

access
Type: System.Net.NetworkAccess

One of the NetworkAccess values.

transport
Type: System.Net.TransportType

One of the TransportType values.

hostName
Type: System.String

The host name for the transport address.

portNumber
Type: System.Int32

The port number for the transport address.

ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullException

hostName is null.

The hostName can be a DNS name, an IP address, or a specified IP subnet, such as 192.168.1.*.

The following example uses the AddPermission method to add connection permissions to the specified host.

// <Snippet6>
		SocketPermission socketPermission1 = new SocketPermission(PermissionState.Unrestricted);

		// Create a 'SocketPermission' object for two ip addresses.
		SocketPermission socketPermission2 = new SocketPermission(PermissionState.None);
		SecurityElement securityElement1 = socketPermission2.ToXml();
		// 'SocketPermission' object for 'Connect' permission
		SecurityElement securityElement2 = new SecurityElement("ConnectAccess");
		// Format to specify ip address are <ip-address>#<port>#<transport-type> 
		// First 'SocketPermission' ip-address is '192.168.144.238' for 'All' transport types and  
      // for 'All'ports for the ip-address.
		SecurityElement securityElement3 = new SecurityElement("URI", "192.168.144.238#-1#3");
		// Second 'SocketPermission' ip-address is '192.168.144.240' for 'All' transport types and  
      // for 'All' ports for the ip-address.
		SecurityElement securityElement4 = new SecurityElement("URI", "192.168.144.240#-1#3");
		securityElement2.AddChild(securityElement3);
		securityElement2.AddChild(securityElement4);
		securityElement1.AddChild(securityElement2);
		
	   // Obtain a 'SocketPermission' object using 'FromXml' method.
		socketPermission2.FromXml(securityElement1);

		Console.WriteLine("\nDisplays the result of FromXml method : \n");
		Console.WriteLine(socketPermission2.ToString());

		// Create another 'SocketPermission' object with two ip addresses. 
		// First 'SocketPermission' ip-address is '192.168.144.238' for 'All' transport types and for 'All' ports for the ip-address.
		SocketPermission socketPermission3 = 
						new SocketPermission(NetworkAccess.Connect,
											 TransportType.All,
											 "192.168.144.238",
											 SocketPermission.AllPorts);

	   // Second 'SocketPermission' ip-address is '192.168.144.239' for 'All' transport types and for 'All' ports for the ip-address.
		socketPermission3.AddPermission(NetworkAccess.Connect,
									   TransportType.All,
									   "192.168.144.239",
									   SocketPermission.AllPorts);

		Console.WriteLine("Displays the result of AddPermission method : \n");
		Console.WriteLine(socketPermission3.ToString());

	   // Find the intersection between two 'SocketPermission' objects.
		socketPermission1 = (SocketPermission)socketPermission2.Intersect(socketPermission3);

		Console.WriteLine("Displays the result of Intersect method :\n ");
		Console.WriteLine(socketPermission1.ToString());

		// Demand that the calling method have the requsite socket permission.
		socketPermission1.Demand();
// </Snippet3>

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, 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.

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