Excellent news for people who like to encrypt sensitive data: the JW Secure SecurEntity encryption library for Microsoft Entity Framework has been released to CodePlex and NuGet. The latest version, 1.3, includes the following changes:
- Added thumbprint lookup capability for encrypted strings.
- Upgraded to Entity Framework 5.0 and .NET 4.5
Yes, this version gives you the best of both worlds: encrypted data + search.