ProtectData Property

DataProtectionPermissionAttribute.ProtectData Property


Gets or sets a value indicating whether data can be encrypted using the ProtectedData class.

Namespace:   System.Security.Permissions
Assembly:  System.Security (in System.Security.dll)

public bool ProtectData { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if data can be encrypted; otherwise, false.

If the value is false, a SecurityException occurs when the ProtectedData.Protect method is called.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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