Using Crytography or Hash to Encrypt/Decrypt a text file in vb.net
Posted on 2007-03-17
I have a application that has several text files that I want to minimize the tampering from the end user because my program relies on these files. I would like to encrypt/decrypt these files using a "Key" to turn the encrypted file into a hex file. Would it be better to use a hash or cryptography scheme. I'm not looking to make the file super secret but just to deter casual picker. Please let me know how to do this in vb.net.