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DSASignatureDeformatter Class

Verifies a Digital Signature Algorithm (DSA) PKCS#1 v1.5 signature.

For a list of all members of this type, see DSASignatureDeformatter Members.

System.Object
   System.Security.Cryptography.AsymmetricSignatureDeformatter
      System.Security.Cryptography.DSASignatureDeformatter

[Visual Basic]
Public Class DSASignatureDeformatter
   Inherits AsymmetricSignatureDeformatter
[C#]
public class DSASignatureDeformatter :
   AsymmetricSignatureDeformatter
[C++]
public __gc class DSASignatureDeformatter : public
   AsymmetricSignatureDeformatter
[JScript]
public class DSASignatureDeformatter extends
   AsymmetricSignatureDeformatter

Thread Safety

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

Example

[Visual Basic] 
Imports System
Imports System.Security.Cryptography

 _

Class DSASample


    Shared Sub Main()
        Try
            'Create a new instance of DSACryptoServiceProvider.
            Dim DSA As New DSACryptoServiceProvider()

            'The hash to sign.
            Dim Hash As Byte() = {59, 4, 248, 102, 77, 97, 142, 201, 210, 12, 224, 93, 25, 41, 100, 197, 213, 134, 130, 135}

            'Create an DSASignatureFormatter object and pass it the 
            'DSACryptoServiceProvider to transfer the key information.
            Dim DSAFormatter As New DSASignatureFormatter(DSA)

            'Set the hash algorithm to SHA1.
            DSAFormatter.SetHashAlgorithm("SHA1")

            'Create a signature for HashValue and return it.
            Dim SignedHash As Byte() = DSAFormatter.CreateSignature(Hash)

            'Create an DSASignatureDeformatter object and pass it the 
            'DSACryptoServiceProvider to transfer the key information.
            Dim DSADeformatter As New DSASignatureDeformatter(DSA)

            'Verify the hash and display the results to the console.
            If DSADeformatter.VerifySignature(Hash, SignedHash) Then
                Console.WriteLine("The signature was verified.")
            Else
                Console.WriteLine("The signature was not verified.")
            End If

        Catch e As CryptographicException
            Console.WriteLine(e.Message)
        End Try
    End Sub
End Class

[C#] 
using System;
using System.Security.Cryptography;

class DSASample
{
        
    static void Main()
    {
        try
        {
            //Create a new instance of DSACryptoServiceProvider.
            DSACryptoServiceProvider DSA = new DSACryptoServiceProvider();

            //The hash to sign.
            byte[] Hash = {59,4,248,102,77,97,142,201,210,12,224,93,25,41,100,197,213,134,130,135};

            //Create an DSASignatureFormatter object and pass it the 
            //DSACryptoServiceProvider to transfer the key information.
            DSASignatureFormatter DSAFormatter = new DSASignatureFormatter(DSA);

            //Set the hash algorithm to SHA1.
            DSAFormatter.SetHashAlgorithm("SHA1");

            //Create a signature for HashValue and return it.
            byte[] SignedHash = DSAFormatter.CreateSignature(Hash);

            //Create an DSASignatureDeformatter object and pass it the 
            //DSACryptoServiceProvider to transfer the key information.
            DSASignatureDeformatter DSADeformatter = new DSASignatureDeformatter(DSA);

            //Verify the hash and display the results to the console.
            if(DSADeformatter.VerifySignature(Hash, SignedHash))
            {
                Console.WriteLine("The signature was verified.");
            }
            else
            {
                Console.WriteLine("The signature was not verified.");
            }

        }
        catch(CryptographicException e)
        {
            Console.WriteLine(e.Message);
        }
    }

}

[C++] 
#using <mscorlib.dll>
#using <System.dll>

using namespace System;
using namespace System::Security::Cryptography;

int main() {
    try {
        //Create a new instance of DSACryptoServiceProvider.
        DSACryptoServiceProvider* DSA = new DSACryptoServiceProvider();

        //The hash to sign.
        Byte Hash[] = {59,4,248,102,77,97,142,201,210,12,224,93,25,41,100,197,213,134,130,135};

        //Create an DSASignatureFormatter object and pass it the 
        //DSACryptoServiceProvider to transfer the key information.
        DSASignatureFormatter* DSAFormatter = new DSASignatureFormatter(DSA);

        //Set the hash algorithm to SHA1.
        DSAFormatter->SetHashAlgorithm(S"SHA1");

        //Create a signature for HashValue and return it.
        Byte SignedHash[] = DSAFormatter->CreateSignature(Hash);

        //Create an DSASignatureDeformatter object and pass it the 
        //DSACryptoServiceProvider to transfer the key information.
        DSASignatureDeformatter* DSADeformatter = new DSASignatureDeformatter(DSA);

        //Verify the hash and display the results to the console.
        if (DSADeformatter->VerifySignature(Hash, SignedHash)) {
            Console::WriteLine(S"The signature was verified.");
        } else {
            Console::WriteLine(S"The signature was not verified.");
        }
    } catch (CryptographicException* e) {
        Console::WriteLine(e->Message);
    }
}

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Requirements

Namespace: System.Security.Cryptography

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

Assembly: Mscorlib (in Mscorlib.dll)

See Also

DSASignatureDeformatter Members | System.Security.Cryptography Namespace | Cryptographic Services

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