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Internet Security

The .NET Framework System.Net classes provide built-in support for popular Internet application authentication mechanisms and for .NET Framework code access permissions.

In This Section

Using Secure Sockets Layer
Describes how to use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) connections to HTTP servers.
Internet Authentication
Describes how to use HTTP authentication methods to establish authenticated connections to HTTP servers.
Web and Socket Permissions
Describes how to set code access security for applications that use Internet connections.

Related Sections

Accessing the Internet
Introduces the System.Net and System.Net.Sockets classes.