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SecurityBindingElement.DefaultAlgorithmSuite Property

Gets or sets the message encryption and key-wrap algorithms.

Namespace:  System.ServiceModel.Channels
Assembly:  System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)

public SecurityAlgorithmSuite DefaultAlgorithmSuite { get; set; }


The value is null on a set.

The SecurityAlgorithmSuite object that is returned contains numerous properties that specify security algorithms that are to be used for signing, encryption, key derivation, and other cryptographic operations. It also controls the key sizes that are used for doing these cryptographic operations.

The following code shows how to set this property.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.