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ProtectedDataCookieTransform Class

Windows Identity Foundation
[Starting with the .NET Framework 4.5, Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) has been fully integrated into the .NET Framework. The version of WIF addressed by this topic, WIF 3.5, is deprecated and should only be used when developing against the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 or the .NET Framework 4. For more information about WIF in the .NET Framework 4.5, also known as WIF 4.5, see the Windows Identity Foundation documentation in the .NET Framework 4.5 Development Guide.]

Provides cookie integrity and confidentiality using ProtectedData.

Namespace: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Web
Assembly: Microsoft.IdentityModel (in Microsoft.IdentityModel.dll)

Dim instance As ProtectedDataCookieTransform

public sealed class ProtectedDataCookieTransform : CookieTransform
public final class ProtectedDataCookieTransform extends CookieTransform
public final class ProtectedDataCookieTransform extends CookieTransform

Due to the nature of ProtectedData, cookies which use this tranform can only be read by the same computer that wrote them. As such, this transform is not appropriate for use in applications that run on a web server farm.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Target Platforms

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2, Windows Server 2003 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)

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