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PasswordDeriveBytes Methods

The methods of the PasswordDeriveBytes class are listed here. For a complete list of PasswordDeriveBytes class members, see the PasswordDeriveBytes Members topic.

Public Methods

public methodCryptDeriveKey Derives a cryptographic key from the PasswordDeriveBytes object.
public methodEquals (inherited from Object) Overloaded. Determines whether two Object instances are equal.
public methodGetBytes Overridden. Returns pseudo-random key bytes.
public methodGetHashCode (inherited from Object) Serves as a hash function for a particular type, suitable for use in hashing algorithms and data structures like a hash table.
public methodGetType (inherited from Object) Gets the Type of the current instance.
public methodReset Overridden. Resets the state of the operation.
public methodToString (inherited from Object) Returns a String that represents the current Object.

Protected Methods

protected methodFinalize Overridden. Releases any acquired cryptographic service provider (CSP) before the object is destroyed.

In C# and C++, finalizers are expressed using destructor syntax.

protected methodMemberwiseClone (inherited from Object) Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.

See Also

PasswordDeriveBytes Class | System.Security.Cryptography Namespace