BlockSizeValue Property
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HMAC.BlockSizeValue Property

 

Gets or sets the block size to use in the hash value.

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

protected int BlockSizeValue { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Int32

The block size to use in the hash value.

A Hash-based Message Authentication Code (HMAC) uses a hash function where data is hashed by iterating a basic compression function on blocks of data. BlockSizeValue is the byte size of such a block. Its value is 64 bytes.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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