Enables or disables an option that specifies whether only FIPS 140-2 compliant cryptographic algorithm providers are to be used.

Syntax

public static bool FipsAlgorithmsOnly { get; set; }

Value

True if only FIPS 140-2 compliant algorithms are to be used; false to allow all supported algorithms.

Remarks

In .NET 2.0 and higher, this option reflects the Windows OS settings unless explicitly set to a different value.

Framework

.NET Compact Framework.NET Compact Framework

Supported version: 2.0, 3.5, and 3.9
Assembly: ComponentPro.Network.CF (in ComponentPro.Network.CF.dll)

.NET Framework.NET Framework

Supported version: 2.0, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0, 4.5.x, 4.6.x and later
Assembly: ComponentPro.Network (in ComponentPro.Network.dll)

Xamarin AndroidXamarin Android

Supported version: 2.3 and later
Assembly: ComponentPro.Network.Android (in ComponentPro.Network.Android.dll)

Xamarin MacXamarin Mac

Supported version: 2.0.x and later
Assembly: ComponentPro.Network.Mac (in ComponentPro.Network.Mac.dll)

Xamarin iOSXamarin iOS

Supported version: 5.1.x and later
Assembly: ComponentPro.Network.iOS (in ComponentPro.Network.iOS.dll)

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