Add secure internet communications to your .NET applications. SocketTools Secure .NET Edition is a collection of managed code classes, designed to simplify the integration of Internet functionality into applications built using the Visual Studio development platform. It is ideal for the Visual Basic or C# developer who requires the ease of use and rapid development features of a component, without the complexities of the native socket classes and without requiring in-depth knowledge of how the various Internet protocols are implemented. SocketTools Secure .NET includes nineteen class libraries and components. Included are classes for Domain Name Services (DNS), File Encoding and Compression, File Transfer Protocol (FTP), Finger Protocol, Gopher Protocol, Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP), Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP), Internet Message Access Protocol, Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME), Network News Transfer Protocol (NNTP), Post Office Protocol (POP), Remote Access Services (RAS), Remote Command Protocol, Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP), Telnet Protocol, Terminal Emulation, Time Protocol, Whois Protocol and Windows Sockets.