CryptoConfig.AddAlgorithm Method (Type, String[])

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Adds a set of names to algorithm mappings to be used for the current application domain.

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

[SecurityCriticalAttribute]
public static void AddAlgorithm(
	Type algorithm,
	params string[] names
)

Parameters

algorithm
Type: System.Type

The algorithm to map to.

names
Type: System.String[]

An array of names to map to the algorithm.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

The algorithm or names parameter is null.

ArgumentException

algorithm cannot be accessed from outside the assembly.

-or-

One of the entries in the names parameter is empty or null.

The specified mappings take precedence over the built-in mappings and the mappings in the machine.config file. The mappings are used to prevent partially trust code from using trusted cryptographic operations.

SecurityCriticalAttribute

requires full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted or transparent code.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
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