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1answer
346 views

Network Services Write/Modify Permissions on Inetpub Folder Potiential security issues

I have an asp.net web application that runs as a Content Management system for a website. It was originally on an IIS6 Server. However the web application was recently moved to an II7 Server. After ...
4
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1answer
53 views

What is this user name for and how did it get created?

When I created a website named Portal on my IIS 7.5 on the website permissions->security I got this user. What is its purpose? From what I have read the ApplicationPool runs under NetworkService ...
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1answer
619 views

IIS 7 Grant user permissions

I get the following error: ASP.NET is not authorized to access the requested resource. Consider granting access rights to the resource to the ASP.NET request identity. ASP.NET has a base process ...
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2answers
102 views

Deleting files using .NET that were migrated from win2k3

We recently migrated an ASP.NET website from Windows 2003 to Windows 2008 R2, by zipping up all the files and extracting them to the new site. Since migrating the web application is still able to ...
0
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3answers
2k views

SQL Server 2008: Getting Login failed for user “Domain\User”. Failed to open the explicitly specified database [CLIENT: IP.ADD.RR.ESS]

This is a very similar issue to " SQL Server 2008 login problem with ASP.NET application: Failed to open the explicitly specified database " which unfortunately seems to have gone unsolved. My issue ...
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1answer
507 views

ASP.Net / IIS permissions or configuration issue

We have a 3 server web farm running an ASP.Net 3.5 application on IIS6, windows server 2003. We just installed an update to the application, and two of the three servers were fine but the third ...
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1answer
52 views

How to minimize exposure for a ASP.NET application?

I often need to give write permissions on a folder or a file for ASP.NET applications deployed in different environments. In which case is it better/required to give write permission to NETWORK ...
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1answer
299 views

Site not picking up CSS styles when LIVE

I am using ASP.NET 3.5. For some reason when I apply CSS to my controls on my plain form it shows in Visual Studio and it does work fine. But for some reason when I make my site LIVE none of the ...
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1answer
190 views

How to set permissions for ASP.NET apps to run under IIS6 with Windows Authentication but without being “world-readable”

We have a departmental web server running Server 2003, IIS 6, and SQL Server Express. IIS is configured for Windows Authentication only and all the App Pools are configured to use the Network Service ...
0
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1answer
897 views

Request for the permission of type System.Web.AspNetHostingPermission failed

Full Error Message: System.Security.SecurityException: Request for the permission of type System.Web.AspNetHostingPermission, System, Version=1.0.5000.0, Culture=neutral, ...
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1answer
2k views

Impersonation NOT working - Network Share

I have created a virtual Directory (IIS 7.0), which points to a network share. This virtual directory resides under my web application root. I tried using anonymous access with domain credentials. ...
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1answer
702 views

Enable Permissions To Write To Event Log

I have an ASP .Net app running on a windows 2003 server. If the application throws an exception I want the exception to be written to the event log. I have this implemented but when an exception is ...
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1answer
377 views

ASP.NET 3.5 Permissions on IIS 6

I have an ASP.NET page which changes passwords in the OU. Where do I set the user which actually runs my code? In the virtual directory security settings, the application pool user? or the Webconfig? ...
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2answers
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Windows Server 2008 R2 web site: problem with impersonation

I got a web site, who use Impersonation. When my anonymous user set to IUSR and the application pool identity set to NetworkService, some pages don't display. I get a blank page, with no error ...
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1answer
587 views

Which write permission with ASP.NET and IIS

I have problems setting up the right permissions on my server for writing, modifying content. I simple get a "Access denied" when I try to unpack a zip-file or write some files to the folder using ...
0
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1answer
323 views

Setting ASP.NET account permissions to be able to write/create new sources in the Event Log

How do I go about allowing the ASP.NET account to write to the windows event log? I am trying to create a new 'source' in the event log and its not playing :( I think I can create the log by hand ...
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10answers
8k views

IIS6: How to troubleshoot a 404 error in an ASP.NET application?

I have an ASP.NET application on a Windows Server 2003/IIS6 that refuses to run for some reason (it's the Xerox Centre, if that info helps). It has been working flawlessly before though on this ...
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1answer
432 views

“Access denied to 'X:\mydir\'. Failed to start monitoring file changes”

I've knocked up a simple web application that lists all files or a particular type in a particular folder and renders them as a series of LinkButtons in a ListView control - when the user clicks on a ...
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2answers
2k views

Web.config file permissions

I would like to lock down the web.config file as much as possible, so that as few accounts as necessary can read the file. I saw the list here http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms178699.aspx ...
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1answer
2k views

“Server Unavailable” and removed permissions on .NET sites after Windows Update

Our company has five almost identical Windows 2003 servers with the same host, and all but one performed an automatic Windows Update last night without issue. The one that had problems, of course, ...
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3answers
243 views

How do I setup an ASP.NET server to prevent certain files from being available?

I have several files on my ASP.NET site that are for use solely by the application. Currently, they can be viewed in a browser by just using the URL. Is there a way to prevent this without actually ...
2
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4answers
7k views

ASP/ASP.NET Best way to handle write permissions?

Say you have a public ASP.NET (or Classic ASP) application on IIS with a script/page that needs to write or update files in a specific folder that is located within the web publishing folder tree. 1) ...