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NetworkInformationPermission Class

Note: This class is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Controls access to network information and traffic statistics for the local computer. This class cannot be inherited.

Namespace: System.Net.NetworkInformation
Assembly: System (in system.dll)

public ref class NetworkInformationPermission sealed : public CodeAccessPermission, IUnrestrictedPermission
/** @attribute SerializableAttribute() */ 
public final class NetworkInformationPermission extends CodeAccessPermission implements IUnrestrictedPermission
public final class NetworkInformationPermission extends CodeAccessPermission implements IUnrestrictedPermission

This permission is used to secure data returned by the classes in the System.Net.NetworkInformation namespace.

For declarative security, use the NetworkInformationPermissionAttribute class.

The following example creates an unrestricted permission object.

System::Net::NetworkInformation::NetworkInformationPermission^ unrestricted = gcnew System::Net::NetworkInformation::NetworkInformationPermission( System::Security::Permissions::PermissionState::Unrestricted );

System.Net.NetworkInformation.NetworkInformationPermission unRestricted 
    = new System.Net.NetworkInformation.NetworkInformationPermission(


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

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0