SecurityAlgorithmSuite.IsAsymmetricKeyLengthSupported Method

Indicates whether a particular key length is supported by the asymmetric algorithm.

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

public abstract bool IsAsymmetricKeyLengthSupported(
	int length


Type: System.Int32

The key length to check.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the key length is supported by the asymmetric algorithm; otherwise, false.

Typical key lengths are 128, 192, and 256 bits.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.5.2, 4.5.1, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0

.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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