PasswordDeriveBytes Constructor (String, Byte[])


Initializes a new instance of the PasswordDeriveBytes class with the password and key salt to use to derive the key.

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

public PasswordDeriveBytes(
	string strPassword,
	byte[] rgbSalt


Type: System.String

The password for which to derive the key.

Type: System.Byte[]

The key salt to use to derive the key.

System_CAPS_security Security Note

Never hard-code a password within your source code. Hard coded passwords can be retrieved from an assembly using the Ildasm.exe (IL Disassembler) tool, a hex editor, or by simply opening up the assembly in a text editor like notepad.exe.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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