DataProtector.Protect Method (Byte())

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Protects the specified user data.

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

Public Function Protect (
	userData As Byte()
) As Byte()

Parameters

userData
Type: System.Byte()

The data to be protected.

Return Value

Type: System.Byte()

A byte array that contains the encrypted data.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

userData is null.

.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
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