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SecureString.Dispose Method

Releases all resources used by the current SecureString object.

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

public void Dispose()

Implements

IDisposable.Dispose()

The Dispose method writes binary zeroes to the allocated memory that contains the value of this SecureString object, then frees the allocated memory.

For more information, see Finalize Methods and Destructors and Garbage Collection.

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
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