Generates a private key using the specified algorithm and default key size.

Namespace:  Rebex.Security.Cryptography.Pkcs
Assembly:  Rebex.Common (in Rebex.Common.dll)

Syntax

Visual Basic
Public Shared Function Generate ( _
	algorithm As KeyAlgorithm _
) As PrivateKeyInfo
C#
public static PrivateKeyInfo Generate(
	KeyAlgorithm algorithm
)

Parameters

algorithm
Type: Rebex.Security.Certificates..::..KeyAlgorithm
Key algorithm.

Return Value

An instance of PrivateKeyInfo.

Version Information

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.8, 4.7.x, 4.6.x, 4.5.x, 4.0, 3.5 SP1

.NET Standard 2.0

Supported in: .NET Core 3.1, 3.0, 2.1; Xamarin.Android 9.1 (or higher); Xamarin.iOS 10.3 (or higher)

See Also