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SecurityManager Class

Provides the main access point for classes interacting with the security system. This class cannot be inherited.

For a list of all members of this type, see SecurityManager Members.


[Visual Basic]
NotInheritable Public Class SecurityManager
public sealed class SecurityManager
public __gc __sealed class SecurityManager
public class SecurityManager

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Security provides methods to access and manipulate the security policy configuration. You cannot create instances of SecurityManager.


Namespace: System.Security

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

Assembly: Mscorlib (in Mscorlib.dll)

See Also

SecurityManager Members | System.Security Namespace