DESCryptoServiceProvider.CreateEncryptor DESCryptoServiceProvider.CreateEncryptor DESCryptoServiceProvider.CreateEncryptor DESCryptoServiceProvider.CreateEncryptor Method

Definition

Creates a symmetric encryptor object.

Overloads

CreateEncryptor() CreateEncryptor() CreateEncryptor() CreateEncryptor()
CreateEncryptor(Byte[], Byte[]) CreateEncryptor(Byte[], Byte[]) CreateEncryptor(Byte[], Byte[]) CreateEncryptor(Byte[], Byte[])

Creates a symmetric Data Encryption Standard (DES) encryptor object with the specified key (Key) and initialization vector (IV).

CreateEncryptor() CreateEncryptor() CreateEncryptor() CreateEncryptor()

public:
 override System::Security::Cryptography::ICryptoTransform ^ CreateEncryptor();
public override System.Security.Cryptography.ICryptoTransform CreateEncryptor ();
override this.CreateEncryptor : unit -> System.Security.Cryptography.ICryptoTransform
Public Overrides Function CreateEncryptor () As ICryptoTransform

Returns

CreateEncryptor(Byte[], Byte[]) CreateEncryptor(Byte[], Byte[]) CreateEncryptor(Byte[], Byte[]) CreateEncryptor(Byte[], Byte[])

Creates a symmetric Data Encryption Standard (DES) encryptor object with the specified key (Key) and initialization vector (IV).

public:
 override System::Security::Cryptography::ICryptoTransform ^ CreateEncryptor(cli::array <System::Byte> ^ rgbKey, cli::array <System::Byte> ^ rgbIV);
public override System.Security.Cryptography.ICryptoTransform CreateEncryptor (byte[] rgbKey, byte[] rgbIV);
override this.CreateEncryptor : byte[] * byte[] -> System.Security.Cryptography.ICryptoTransform
Public Overrides Function CreateEncryptor (rgbKey As Byte(), rgbIV As Byte()) As ICryptoTransform

Parameters

rgbKey
Byte[]

The secret key to use for the symmetric algorithm.

rgbIV
Byte[]

The initialization vector to use for the symmetric algorithm.

Returns

Exceptions

The value of the Mode property is OFB.

-or-

The value of the Mode property is CFB and the value of the FeedbackSize property is not 8.

-or-

An invalid key size was used.

-or-

The algorithm key size was not available.

Examples

The following code example shows how to create and use a DESCryptoServiceProvider object to encrypt and decrypt data in a file.

using namespace System;
using namespace System::Security::Cryptography;
using namespace System::Text;
using namespace System::IO;
void EncryptTextToFile( String^ Data, String^ FileName, array<Byte>^Key, array<Byte>^IV )
{
   try
   {
      
      // Create or open the specified file.
      FileStream^ fStream = File::Open( FileName, FileMode::OpenOrCreate );
      
      // Create a CryptoStream using the FileStream 
      // and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
      CryptoStream^ cStream = gcnew CryptoStream( fStream,(gcnew DESCryptoServiceProvider)->CreateEncryptor( Key, IV ),CryptoStreamMode::Write );
      
      // Create a StreamWriter using the CryptoStream.
      StreamWriter^ sWriter = gcnew StreamWriter( cStream );
      
      // Write the data to the stream 
      // to encrypt it.
      sWriter->WriteLine( Data );
      
      // Close the streams and
      // close the file.
      sWriter->Close();
      cStream->Close();
      fStream->Close();
   }
   catch ( CryptographicException^ e ) 
   {
      Console::WriteLine( "A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e->Message );
   }
   catch ( UnauthorizedAccessException^ e ) 
   {
      Console::WriteLine( "A file error occurred: {0}", e->Message );
   }

}

String^ DecryptTextFromFile( String^ FileName, array<Byte>^Key, array<Byte>^IV )
{
   try
   {
      
      // Create or open the specified file. 
      FileStream^ fStream = File::Open( FileName, FileMode::OpenOrCreate );
      
      // Create a CryptoStream using the FileStream 
      // and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
      CryptoStream^ cStream = gcnew CryptoStream( fStream,(gcnew DESCryptoServiceProvider)->CreateDecryptor( Key, IV ),CryptoStreamMode::Read );
      
      // Create a StreamReader using the CryptoStream.
      StreamReader^ sReader = gcnew StreamReader( cStream );
      
      // Read the data from the stream 
      // to decrypt it.
      String^ val = sReader->ReadLine();
      
      // Close the streams and
      // close the file.
      sReader->Close();
      cStream->Close();
      fStream->Close();
      
      // Return the string. 
      return val;
   }
   catch ( CryptographicException^ e ) 
   {
      Console::WriteLine( "A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e->Message );
      return nullptr;
   }
   catch ( UnauthorizedAccessException^ e ) 
   {
      Console::WriteLine( "A file error occurred: {0}", e->Message );
      return nullptr;
   }

}

int main()
{
   try
   {
      
      // Create a new DESCryptoServiceProvider object
      // to generate a key and initialization vector (IV).
      DESCryptoServiceProvider^ DESalg = gcnew DESCryptoServiceProvider;
      
      // Create a string to encrypt.
      String^ sData = "Here is some data to encrypt.";
      String^ FileName = "CText.txt";
      
      // Encrypt text to a file using the file name, key, and IV.
      EncryptTextToFile( sData, FileName, DESalg->Key, DESalg->IV );
      
      // Decrypt the text from a file using the file name, key, and IV.
      String^ Final = DecryptTextFromFile( FileName, DESalg->Key, DESalg->IV );
      
      // Display the decrypted string to the console.
      Console::WriteLine( Final );
   }
   catch ( Exception^ e ) 
   {
      Console::WriteLine( e->Message );
   }

}

using System;
using System.Security.Cryptography;
using System.Text;
using System.IO;

class DESCSPSample
{

    static void Main()
    {
        try
        {
            // Create a new DESCryptoServiceProvider object
            // to generate a key and initialization vector (IV).
            DESCryptoServiceProvider DESalg = new DESCryptoServiceProvider();

            // Create a string to encrypt.
            string sData = "Here is some data to encrypt.";
            string FileName = "CText.txt";

            // Encrypt text to a file using the file name, key, and IV.
            EncryptTextToFile(sData, FileName, DESalg.Key, DESalg.IV);

            // Decrypt the text from a file using the file name, key, and IV.
            string Final = DecryptTextFromFile(FileName, DESalg.Key, DESalg.IV);
            
            // Display the decrypted string to the console.
            Console.WriteLine(Final);
        }
        catch (Exception e)
        {
            Console.WriteLine(e.Message);
        }
       
    }

    public static void EncryptTextToFile(String Data, String FileName, byte[] Key, byte[] IV)
    {
        try
        {
            // Create or open the specified file.
            FileStream fStream = File.Open(FileName,FileMode.OpenOrCreate);

            // Create a CryptoStream using the FileStream 
            // and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
            CryptoStream cStream = new CryptoStream(fStream, 
                new DESCryptoServiceProvider().CreateEncryptor(Key,IV), 
                CryptoStreamMode.Write); 

            // Create a StreamWriter using the CryptoStream.
            StreamWriter sWriter = new StreamWriter(cStream);

            // Write the data to the stream 
            // to encrypt it.
            sWriter.WriteLine(Data);
  
            // Close the streams and
            // close the file.
            sWriter.Close();
            cStream.Close();
            fStream.Close();
        }
        catch(CryptographicException e)
        {
            Console.WriteLine("A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e.Message);
        }
        catch(UnauthorizedAccessException  e)
        {
            Console.WriteLine("A file error occurred: {0}", e.Message);
        }

    }

    public static string DecryptTextFromFile(String FileName, byte[] Key, byte[] IV)
    {
        try
        {
            // Create or open the specified file. 
            FileStream fStream = File.Open(FileName, FileMode.OpenOrCreate);
  
            // Create a CryptoStream using the FileStream 
            // and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
            CryptoStream cStream = new CryptoStream(fStream, 
                new DESCryptoServiceProvider().CreateDecryptor(Key,IV), 
                CryptoStreamMode.Read); 

            // Create a StreamReader using the CryptoStream.
            StreamReader sReader = new StreamReader(cStream);

            // Read the data from the stream 
            // to decrypt it.
            string val = sReader.ReadLine();
    
            // Close the streams and
            // close the file.
            sReader.Close();
            cStream.Close();
            fStream.Close();

            // Return the string. 
            return val;
        }
        catch(CryptographicException e)
        {
            Console.WriteLine("A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e.Message);
            return null;
        }
        catch(UnauthorizedAccessException  e)
        {
            Console.WriteLine("A file error occurred: {0}", e.Message);
            return null;
        }
    }
}
Imports System.Security.Cryptography
Imports System.Text
Imports System.IO

Module DESCSPSample

    Sub Main()
        Try
            ' Create a new DESCryptoServiceProvider object
            ' to generate a key and initialization vector (IV).
            Dim DESalg As New DESCryptoServiceProvider

            ' Create a string to encrypt.
            Dim sData As String = "Here is some data to encrypt."
            Dim FileName As String = "CText.txt"

            ' Encrypt text to a file using the file name, key, and IV.
            EncryptTextToFile(sData, FileName, DESalg.Key, DESalg.IV)

            ' Decrypt the text from a file using the file name, key, and IV.
            Dim Final As String = DecryptTextFromFile(FileName, DESalg.Key, DESalg.IV)

            ' Display the decrypted string to the console.
            Console.WriteLine(Final)
        Catch e As Exception
            Console.WriteLine(e.Message)
        End Try
    End Sub


    Sub EncryptTextToFile(ByVal Data As String, ByVal FileName As String, ByVal Key() As Byte, ByVal IV() As Byte)
        Try
            ' Create or open the specified file.
            Dim fStream As FileStream = File.Open(FileName, FileMode.OpenOrCreate)

            ' Create a CryptoStream using the FileStream 
            ' and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
            Dim cStream As New CryptoStream(fStream, _
                                            New DESCryptoServiceProvider().CreateEncryptor(Key, IV), _
                                            CryptoStreamMode.Write)

            ' Create a StreamWriter using the CryptoStream.
            Dim sWriter As New StreamWriter(cStream)

            ' Write the data to the stream 
            ' to encrypt it.
            sWriter.WriteLine(Data)

            ' Close the streams and
            ' close the file.
            sWriter.Close()
            cStream.Close()
            fStream.Close()
        Catch e As CryptographicException
            Console.WriteLine("A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e.Message)
        Catch e As UnauthorizedAccessException
            Console.WriteLine("A file error occurred: {0}", e.Message)
        End Try
    End Sub


    Function DecryptTextFromFile(ByVal FileName As String, ByVal Key() As Byte, ByVal IV() As Byte) As String
        Try
            ' Create or open the specified file. 
            Dim fStream As FileStream = File.Open(FileName, FileMode.OpenOrCreate)

            ' Create a CryptoStream using the FileStream 
            ' and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
            Dim cStream As New CryptoStream(fStream, _
                                            New DESCryptoServiceProvider().CreateDecryptor(Key, IV), _
                                            CryptoStreamMode.Read)

            ' Create a StreamReader using the CryptoStream.
            Dim sReader As New StreamReader(cStream)

            ' Read the data from the stream 
            ' to decrypt it.
            Dim val As String = sReader.ReadLine()

            ' Close the streams and
            ' close the file.
            sReader.Close()
            cStream.Close()
            fStream.Close()

            ' Return the string. 
            Return val
        Catch e As CryptographicException
            Console.WriteLine("A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e.Message)
            Return Nothing
        Catch e As UnauthorizedAccessException
            Console.WriteLine("A file error occurred: {0}", e.Message)
            Return Nothing
        End Try
    End Function
End Module

The following code example shows how to create and use a DESCryptoServiceProvider object to encrypt and decrypt data in memory.

using namespace System;
using namespace System::Security::Cryptography;
using namespace System::Text;
using namespace System::IO;
array<Byte>^ EncryptTextToMemory( String^ Data, array<Byte>^Key, array<Byte>^IV )
{
   try
   {
      
      // Create a MemoryStream.
      MemoryStream^ mStream = gcnew MemoryStream;
      
      // Create a CryptoStream using the MemoryStream 
      // and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
      CryptoStream^ cStream = gcnew CryptoStream( mStream,(gcnew DESCryptoServiceProvider)->CreateEncryptor( Key, IV ),CryptoStreamMode::Write );
      
      // Convert the passed string to a byte array.
      array<Byte>^toEncrypt = (gcnew ASCIIEncoding)->GetBytes( Data );
      
      // Write the byte array to the crypto stream and flush it.
      cStream->Write( toEncrypt, 0, toEncrypt->Length );
      cStream->FlushFinalBlock();
      
      // Get an array of bytes from the 
      // MemoryStream that holds the 
      // encrypted data.
      array<Byte>^ret = mStream->ToArray();
      
      // Close the streams.
      cStream->Close();
      mStream->Close();
      
      // Return the encrypted buffer.
      return ret;
   }
   catch ( CryptographicException^ e ) 
   {
      Console::WriteLine( "A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e->Message );
      return nullptr;
   }

}

String^ DecryptTextFromMemory( array<Byte>^Data, array<Byte>^Key, array<Byte>^IV )
{
   try
   {
      
      // Create a new MemoryStream using the passed 
      // array of encrypted data.
      MemoryStream^ msDecrypt = gcnew MemoryStream( Data );
      
      // Create a CryptoStream using the MemoryStream 
      // and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
      CryptoStream^ csDecrypt = gcnew CryptoStream( msDecrypt,(gcnew DESCryptoServiceProvider)->CreateDecryptor( Key, IV ),CryptoStreamMode::Read );
      
      // Create buffer to hold the decrypted data.
      array<Byte>^fromEncrypt = gcnew array<Byte>(Data->Length);
      
      // Read the decrypted data out of the crypto stream
      // and place it into the temporary buffer.
      csDecrypt->Read( fromEncrypt, 0, fromEncrypt->Length );
      
      //Convert the buffer into a string and return it.
      return (gcnew ASCIIEncoding)->GetString( fromEncrypt );
   }
   catch ( CryptographicException^ e ) 
   {
      Console::WriteLine( "A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e->Message );
      return nullptr;
   }

}

int main()
{
   try
   {
      
      // Create a new DESCryptoServiceProvider object
      // to generate a key and initialization vector (IV).
      DESCryptoServiceProvider^ DESalg = gcnew DESCryptoServiceProvider;
      
      // Create a string to encrypt.
      String^ sData = "Here is some data to encrypt.";
      
      // Encrypt the string to an in-memory buffer.
      array<Byte>^Data = EncryptTextToMemory( sData, DESalg->Key, DESalg->IV );
      
      // Decrypt the buffer back to a string.
      String^ Final = DecryptTextFromMemory( Data, DESalg->Key, DESalg->IV );
      
      // Display the decrypted string to the console.
      Console::WriteLine( Final );
   }
   catch ( Exception^ e ) 
   {
      Console::WriteLine( e->Message );
   }

}

using System;
using System.Security.Cryptography;
using System.Text;
using System.IO;

class DESCSPSample
{
    static void Main()
    {
        try
        {
            // Create a new DESCryptoServiceProvider object
            // to generate a key and initialization vector (IV).
            DESCryptoServiceProvider DESalg = new DESCryptoServiceProvider();

            // Create a string to encrypt.
            string sData = "Here is some data to encrypt.";

            // Encrypt the string to an in-memory buffer.
            byte[] Data = EncryptTextToMemory(sData, DESalg.Key, DESalg.IV);

            // Decrypt the buffer back to a string.
            string Final = DecryptTextFromMemory(Data, DESalg.Key, DESalg.IV);
            
            // Display the decrypted string to the console.
            Console.WriteLine(Final);
        }
        catch (Exception e)
        {
            Console.WriteLine(e.Message);
        }
       
    }

    public static byte[] EncryptTextToMemory(string Data,  byte[] Key, byte[] IV)
    {
        try
        {
            // Create a MemoryStream.
            MemoryStream mStream = new MemoryStream();

            // Create a CryptoStream using the MemoryStream 
            // and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
            CryptoStream cStream = new CryptoStream(mStream, 
                new DESCryptoServiceProvider().CreateEncryptor(Key, IV), 
                CryptoStreamMode.Write);

            // Convert the passed string to a byte array.
            byte[] toEncrypt = new ASCIIEncoding().GetBytes(Data);

            // Write the byte array to the crypto stream and flush it.
            cStream.Write(toEncrypt, 0, toEncrypt.Length);
            cStream.FlushFinalBlock();
        
            // Get an array of bytes from the 
            // MemoryStream that holds the 
            // encrypted data.
            byte[] ret = mStream.ToArray();

            // Close the streams.
            cStream.Close();
            mStream.Close();

            // Return the encrypted buffer.
            return ret;
        }
        catch(CryptographicException e)
        {
            Console.WriteLine("A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e.Message);
            return null;
        }

    }

    public static string DecryptTextFromMemory(byte[] Data,  byte[] Key, byte[] IV)
    {
        try
        {
            // Create a new MemoryStream using the passed 
            // array of encrypted data.
            MemoryStream msDecrypt = new MemoryStream(Data);

            // Create a CryptoStream using the MemoryStream 
            // and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
            CryptoStream csDecrypt = new CryptoStream(msDecrypt, 
                new DESCryptoServiceProvider().CreateDecryptor(Key, IV), 
                CryptoStreamMode.Read);

            // Create buffer to hold the decrypted data.
            byte[] fromEncrypt = new byte[Data.Length];

            // Read the decrypted data out of the crypto stream
            // and place it into the temporary buffer.
            csDecrypt.Read(fromEncrypt, 0, fromEncrypt.Length);

            //Convert the buffer into a string and return it.
            return new ASCIIEncoding().GetString(fromEncrypt);
        }
        catch(CryptographicException e)
        {
            Console.WriteLine("A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e.Message);
            return null;
        }
    }
}
Imports System.Security.Cryptography
Imports System.Text
Imports System.IO

Module DESCSPSample

    Sub Main()
        Try
            ' Create a new DESCryptoServiceProvider object
            ' to generate a key and initialization vector (IV).
            Dim DESalg As New DESCryptoServiceProvider

            ' Create a string to encrypt.
            Dim sData As String = "Here is some data to encrypt."

            ' Encrypt the string to an in-memory buffer.
            Dim Data As Byte() = EncryptTextToMemory(sData, DESalg.Key, DESalg.IV)

            ' Decrypt the buffer back to a string.
            Dim Final As String = DecryptTextFromMemory(Data, DESalg.Key, DESalg.IV)

            ' Display the decrypted string to the console.
            Console.WriteLine(Final)
        Catch e As Exception
            Console.WriteLine(e.Message)
        End Try
    End Sub


    Function EncryptTextToMemory(ByVal Data As String, ByVal Key() As Byte, ByVal IV() As Byte) As Byte()
        Try
            ' Create a MemoryStream.
            Dim mStream As New MemoryStream

            ' Create a CryptoStream using the MemoryStream 
            ' and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
            Dim cStream As New CryptoStream(mStream, _
                                            New DESCryptoServiceProvider().CreateEncryptor(Key, IV), _
                                            CryptoStreamMode.Write)

            ' Convert the passed string to a byte array.
            Dim toEncrypt As Byte() = New ASCIIEncoding().GetBytes(Data)

            ' Write the byte array to the crypto stream and flush it.
            cStream.Write(toEncrypt, 0, toEncrypt.Length)
            cStream.FlushFinalBlock()

            ' Get an array of bytes from the 
            ' MemoryStream that holds the 
            ' encrypted data.
            Dim ret As Byte() = mStream.ToArray()

            ' Close the streams.
            cStream.Close()
            mStream.Close()

            ' Return the encrypted buffer.
            Return ret
        Catch e As CryptographicException
            Console.WriteLine("A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e.Message)
            Return Nothing
        End Try
    End Function


    Function DecryptTextFromMemory(ByVal Data() As Byte, ByVal Key() As Byte, ByVal IV() As Byte) As String
        Try
            ' Create a new MemoryStream using the passed 
            ' array of encrypted data.
            Dim msDecrypt As New MemoryStream(Data)

            ' Create a CryptoStream using the MemoryStream 
            ' and the passed key and initialization vector (IV).
            Dim csDecrypt As New CryptoStream(msDecrypt, _
                                              New DESCryptoServiceProvider().CreateDecryptor(Key, IV), _
                                              CryptoStreamMode.Read)

            ' Create buffer to hold the decrypted data.
            Dim fromEncrypt(Data.Length) As Byte

            ' Read the decrypted data out of the crypto stream
            ' and place it into the temporary buffer.
            csDecrypt.Read(fromEncrypt, 0, fromEncrypt.Length)

            'Convert the buffer into a string and return it.
            Return New ASCIIEncoding().GetString(fromEncrypt)
        Catch e As CryptographicException
            Console.WriteLine("A Cryptographic error occurred: {0}", e.Message)
            Return Nothing
        End Try
    End Function
End Module

Remarks

Use the CreateDecryptor overload with the same parameters to decrypt the result of this method.

See also

Applies to