Provides additional information about a cryptographic key pair. This class cannot be inherited.
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
Use this class to obtain additional information about a key pair, such as the key container name or the key number.
In cases where a random key is generated by the RSACryptoServiceProvider or the DSACryptoServiceProvider, a key container will not be created until you call a method that uses the key. Some properties of the class will throw a CryptographicException if a key container has not been created.
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