DSACryptoServiceProvider.SignData Method (Byte[])


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Computes the hash value of the specified byte array and signs the resulting hash value.

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

public byte[] SignData(
	byte[] buffer


Type: System.Byte[]

The input data for which to compute the hash.

Return Value

Type: System.Byte[]

The DSA signature for the specified data.

This method creates a digital signature that is verified using the VerifyData method.

DSA uses the SHA1 hash algorithm.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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