C# - XML serialization with encryption and decryption

Posted on 2013-06-20
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Last Modified: 2013-06-23
I writing object into file using XML serialization.

Now I would like to be able to add encryption to write/read the XML serialization object?

What is the best and effective way to do that?
Question by:tommym121
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Meir Rivkin earned 2000 total points
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U can encrypt xml element with the sensitive data while keeping the xml file structure or encrypt the whole xml.
The 1st approach used when u need to encrypt only portion of the xml.
Both approaches can use different encryption methods provided by .net.
Here an example from msdn:

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