Chapter 2. Assemblies

This chapter provides an overview of the .NET assembly, which is a key component in .NET security. We describe the structure and contents of an assembly, demonstrate how to create the different types of assembly, and discuss how you can protect your assemblies from tampering and reverse engineering. The information in this chapter provides a foundation essential for understanding the more advanced topics presented in later chapters, especially those related to Code Access Security.

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