Determines the security settings for a binding.
Assemblies: System.ServiceModel (in System.ServiceModel.dll)
System.ServiceModel.Primitives (in System.ServiceModel.Primitives.dll)
|Security is provided using SOAP message security.|
|Security is disabled.|
|Security is provided using a secure transport (for example, HTTPS).|
|A secure transport (for example, HTTPS) provides integrity, confidentiality, and authentication while SOAP message security provides client authentication.|
Any ProtectionLevel settings of a transport are ignored if the is set to . For more information about the ProtectionLevel property, see Understanding Protection Level.
For more information about Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) security and how this property affects general security features, see Securing Services and Programming WCF Security. For more information about the transport mode, see Transport Security.