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SecurityException.SecurityException(String, Type, String) Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the SecurityException class with a specified error message, the permission type that caused the exception to be thrown, and the permission state.

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

public SecurityException (
	string message,
	Type type,
	string state
public SecurityException (
	String message, 
	Type type, 
	String state
public function SecurityException (
	message : String, 
	type : Type, 
	state : String
Not applicable.



The error message that explains the reason for the exception.


The type of the permission that caused the exception to be thrown.


The state of the permission that caused the exception to be thrown.

The following table shows the property values set by this constructor.




The localized error message string specified by message.


The Type of the permission that failed, specified by type.


The demanded security permission, permission set, or permission set collection that failed.

For an example of the use of a SecurityException constructor, see the example provided for the SecurityException(String,Object,Object,MethodInfo,Object,IPermission) constructor.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0