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System.Security.Cryptography.X509Certificates Namespace

The System.Security.Cryptography.X509Certificates namespace contains the common language runtime implementation of the Authenticode X.509 v.3 certificate. This certificate is signed with a private key that uniquely and positively identifies the holder of the certificate.

Namespace hierarchy


Class Description
X509Certificate Defines the common language runtime implementation of an X.509 v.3 certificate.
X509CertificateCollection Defines a collection that stores X509Certificate objects.
Enumerates the X509Certificate objects in an X509CertificateCollection.

See Also

.NET Framework Class Library