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Last post Feb 19, 2012 04:05 AM by mishra.bhupesh
Feb 18, 2012 09:25 PM|LINK
can i use a fixed machine key and put it in my web.config file. is this acceptable from a security point of view ?
i am using this because i get an error on my application that machine key validation is failed
Feb 19, 2012 04:05 AM|LINK
of course you can put fixed validation key in <machineKey ....../> of web.conf.
<machineKey validation="Algorithm Name for validation" validationKey="Your Key"/>
But 'Your Key' should be in Hexadecimal and 40 to 128 characters long.