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GenerateMask Method
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MaskGenerationMethod.GenerateMask Method

When overridden in a derived class, generates a mask with the specified length using the specified random seed.

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

[ComVisibleAttribute(true)]
public abstract byte[] GenerateMask(
	byte[] rgbSeed,
	int cbReturn
)

Parameters

rgbSeed
Type: System.Byte[]

The random seed to use to compute the mask.

cbReturn
Type: System.Int32

The length of the generated mask in bytes.

Return Value

Type: System.Byte[]
A randomly generated mask whose length is equal to the cbReturn parameter.

The following code example demonstrates how to override the GenerateMask to create and return a mask using the specified seed. This code example is part of a larger example provided for the MaskGenerationMethod class.

System.Security.Cryptography.MaskGenerationMethod#3

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

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