ReaderQuotas Property

WebMessageEncodingBindingElement.ReaderQuotas Property


Gets constraints on the complexity of SOAP messages that can be processed by endpoints configured with this binding.

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

public XmlDictionaryReaderQuotas ReaderQuotas { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Xml.XmlDictionaryReaderQuotas

The XmlDictionaryReaderQuotas that specifies the complexity constraints on SOAP messages that are exchanged. The default values for these constraints are provided in the following Remarks section.

Exception Condition

The value set is null.

The complexity constraints protect against a class of denial of service (DOS) attacks that attempt to use message complexity to tie up endpoint processing resources. The properties that express these constraints and their default values (in bytes) are as follows:

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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