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SecurityKeyEntropyMode Enumeration

Describes the source of entropy used for key generation.

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

public enum SecurityKeyEntropyMode

Member nameDescription
ClientEntropyThe client provides the key used for the issued token.
ServerEntropyThe server provides the key for the issued token.
CombinedEntropyThe client and server both provide entropy that is combined using the P-SHA1 function to derive the key of the issued token.

This mode describes how the client and server compute a shared symmetric key to use with a token issued by the server.

.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.
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