System.Security.Cryptography.MD5 Class
Common base class for all derived MD5 implementations.

See Also: MD5 Members

Syntax

[System.Runtime.InteropServices.ComVisible(true)]
public abstract class MD5 : HashAlgorithm

Remarks

WARNING: Collisions have recently been found in MD5. Therefore you should consider using another hash algorithm for new design and evaluate migration for current designs. Note that this may or may not affect you depending on your usage (e.g. MD5 based HMAC are still safe).

Requirements

Namespace: System.Security.Cryptography
Assembly: mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)
Assembly Versions: 1.0.5000.0, 2.0.0.0, 4.0.0.0