SslStream.CheckCertRevocationStatus Property


Gets a Boolean value that indicates whether the certificate revocation list is checked during the certificate validation process.

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

public virtual bool CheckCertRevocationStatus { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the certificate revocation list is checked; otherwise, false.

The certificate revocation list contains certificates that have been revoked by the issuer. Checking the list negatively impacts performance but improves application security.

The following code example demonstrates displaying the value of this property.

static void DisplayStreamProperties(SslStream stream)
   Console.WriteLine("Can read: {0}, write {1}", stream.CanRead, stream.CanWrite);
   Console.WriteLine("Can timeout: {0}", stream.CanTimeout);

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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