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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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8.1

Supported in: Windows Phone Silverlight 8
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