System.Security.Cryptography.Xml.Signature Class

Represents the <Signature> element of an XML signature.

See Also: Signature Members


public class Signature


The System.Security.Cryptography.Xml.Signature class represents the <Signature> element of an XML signature defined by the XML digital signature specification. The <Signature> element is the root element of an XML digital signature. The Signature.SignedInfo, Signature.SignatureValue, Signature.KeyInfo, and Signature.ObjectList properties encapsulate the subelements of the <Signature> element.

For more information about the <Signature> element, see the W3C specification at


Namespace: System.Security.Cryptography.Xml
Assembly: System.Security (in System.Security.dll)
Assembly Versions: 1.0.5000.0,,