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)

new : 
        strPassword:string *
        rgbSalt:byte[] -> PasswordDeriveBytes

Parameters

strPassword
Type: System.String

The password for which to derive the key.

rgbSalt
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
Return to top
Show: