SecurityAlgorithmSuite.IsSymmetricKeyLengthSupported Method (Int32)


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When overridden in a derived class, indicates whether a particular symmetric key length is supported.

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

public abstract bool IsSymmetricKeyLengthSupported(
	int length


Type: System.Int32

The key length to check.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the symmetric key length is supported; otherwise, false.

The length is compared to a range of values depending on the subclass. For example, in the TripleDES subclass, this method verifies that length is between 192 and 256, inclusive.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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