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CookieProtection Enumeration

Describes how information in a cookie is protected.

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

public enum CookieProtection

Member nameDescription
NoneDo not protect information in the cookie. Information in the cookie is stored in clear text and not validated when sent back to the server.
ValidationEnsure that the information in the cookie has not been altered before being sent back to the server.
EncryptionEncrypt the information in the cookie.
AllUse both Validation and Encryption to protect the information in the cookie.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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, 2.0