System.Security.Cryptography.X509Certificates Namespace

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Contains an 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.

  Class Description
Public class X509Certificate Provides methods that help you use X.509 v.3 certificates.
Public class X509Certificate2 Represents an X.509 certificate.
Public class X509Certificate2Collection Represents a collection of X509Certificate2 objects. This class cannot be inherited.
Public class X509Store Represents an X.509 store, which is a physical store where certificates are persisted and managed. This class cannot be inherited.

  Enumeration Description
Public enumeration OpenFlags Specifies the way to open the X.509 certificate store.
Public enumeration StoreName Specifies the name of the X.509 certificate store to open.
Public enumeration X509FindType Specifies the type of value the X509Certificate2Collection..::..Find method searches for.