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MsmqEncryptionAlgorithm Enumeration

Contains the set of encryption algorithms that can be used to encrypt messages on the wire.

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

public enum MsmqEncryptionAlgorithm

Member nameDescription
RC4StreamA stream cipher defined by RSA Security.
AesThe Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) defined by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

Message Queuing (MSMQ) can encrypt messages on the wire when transferring queued messages between queue managers. MsmqEncryptionAlgorithm is an enumeration that contains the set of encryption algorithms that can be used to encrypt messages on the wire.

For encryption to work, the MsmqProtectionLevel property must be set to EncryptAndSign.

Only RC4Stream is supported on Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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
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