SecurityCriticalScope Enumeration

Note: This API is now obsolete.

Specifies the scope of a SecurityCriticalAttribute.

Namespace:  System.Security
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

[ObsoleteAttribute(L"SecurityCriticalScope is only used for .NET 2.0 transparency compatibility.")]
public enum class SecurityCriticalScope

Member nameDescription
EverythingThe attribute applies to all code that follows it.
ExplicitThe attribute applies only to the immediate target.

Security-critical code is any code that protects sensitive resources and exposes brokered access to the resource to untrusted or partially trusted code by performing the necessary elevation of privilege operations.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5.1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4.5.2
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 3.5 SP1
Obsolete (compiler warning) in 4

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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