Where is the forum for DES algorithm RRS feed

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  • hello together,

    i want to know if in the class library something like a DES class exists or not, to which forum should i go to look for an answer?

    Yes, i'm living in the cloud
    Wednesday, December 16, 2009 3:40 PM


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  • Hi,

    Thank you for your post!  Unfortunately I am not able to determine which forum or newsgroup is best suited for your question.

    Can you provide me a little more detail in regards to the product or technology you are inquiring about ?

    Have a nice day!!!!!

    Swapnil Tier 2 Application Support Server and Tools Online Operations Team
    Wednesday, December 16, 2009 5:10 PM
  • hi swapnilp,

    i want to use a DES encryption/decryption algorithm to process a string.
    so i need informations if a DES (or for best result a triple des) allready exists in the class library or not?


    Yes, i'm living in the cloud
    Wednesday, December 16, 2009 5:17 PM
  • A class of which programming language are you talking about? Is the language a .Net language?

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    Wednesday, December 16, 2009 8:35 PM
  • The DES algorithm is available in the .NET under System.Security.Cryptography.DES.  If you are using C/C++ it is available in the Windows CryptoAPI.

    If you are have a specific question about using DES, I would post it in the forum that corresponds to the language you are using.


    Wednesday, December 16, 2009 9:39 PM