SecurityAlgorithmSuite.IsSymmetricKeyLengthSupported Method

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
)

Parameters

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.

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5
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