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How do I make an exception for Cscript.exe in Windows Server 2008 R2?

I'm trying to add CSCRIPT.exe as an exception to DEP (Data Execution Prevention) in Windows Server 2008 R2. CSCRIPT.exe lives in two locations: C:\Windows\System32 and C:\Windows\SysWOW64. The ...
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Data Execution Prevention problem in Windows Server 2008

I am an ASP.NET developer, who has minimal knowledge in Server administration. I have a database hosted at Windows Server 2008. Today morning onwards it periodically stops working. The message given ...
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If DEP has stopped an app, is there a possibility to see this events in a log?

DEP (Microsofts Data Execution Prevention) stopps sometimes some apps and kills it out of memory. As an administrator, may i see such events in a log and if which one? My experience is that there is ...
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Is there a way to configure DEP from the command line or in the registry?

I'd like to exclude a single application's executable from DEP (Data Execution Prevention) on our automated Windows Server 2008 builds. Is there a way to do this either as a registry setting or from ...
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Windows: what is the difference between DEP always on and DEP opt-out with no exceptions?

What is the difference between DEP always on ("/NoExecute=AlwaysOn" in boot.ini) and DEP opt-out ( "/NoExecute=OptOut" in boot.ini) with no exceptions? "no exceptions" = empty list of programs for ...
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Data Execution Prevention has closed the program Ms08n.exe

I've got a Windows2003 server which I rebooted recently, and now is nagging me about Data Execution Prevention having closed the program "Ms08n.exe". When I press "close message", the dialog just ...