0
votes
0answers
64 views

AppPool account has no valid printer after reboot

I'm troubleshooting an ASP.net app that has automate Access to output some reports (it's an interim thing and Access will be removed asap!). The AppPool runs under a dedicated user account (non ...
0
votes
0answers
111 views

IIS7 ASP.NET access to samba server

I am trying to get an application on an IIS7 server to connect to a new linux NAS. The problem seems to be that the new NAS box is configured with slightly more security, and/or a newer version of the ...
0
votes
0answers
61 views

Add and remove SSL binding with a non admin account

Is it possible to add and remove SSL bindings with a non-admin account? I've tried to add my non-admin account to IIS Manager Users, but when I connect remotely with this user there is no "Bindings" ...
4
votes
1answer
52 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 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

What permission(s) does an application pool identity required to manage other application pools?

I have a web site (used to manage various parts of our software) that needs the permissions required to start/stop other application pools. I've created a user and set the app pool identity to ...
0
votes
1answer
857 views

Cannot find “IIS APPPOOL\{application pool name}” user account in Windows Server 2008

Normally when setting up IIS 7, I'm used to allowing permissions to user IIS APPPOOL\{application pool name} on the root folder of my web application(s). I also give permissions to IUSR (or the ...
0
votes
1answer
740 views

where can I find the user in this IIS error 'Login failed for user 'IIS APPOOL\Web2'

I encounter the following error: Cannot open database "testbase" requested by the login. The login failed. Login failed for user 'IIS APPPOOL\Web2'. Description: An unhandled exception occurred ...
0
votes
1answer
566 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 ...
0
votes
1answer
137 views

IIS 7 file permissions error

I keep getting the following error: c:\Windows\System32\inetsrv>appcmd set site /site.name:"WebVTS" /+bindings.[prot ocol='https',bindingInformation='*:443:webvts.mprinc.com'] ERROR ( ...
0
votes
1answer
92 views

Network Service Account not Inherited in ACL

I have a problem with files that are being moved into a folder that is set to replace permissions on child objects for the Network Service account. The process is that a media file is uploaded to a ...
1
vote
1answer
506 views

Excel cannot access the file with IIS7&Windows Serer 2008 R2(64bit)

I have a web project in .NET 4 that needs to access an Excel file, but it ends up with the following error message: Error occured during file generation.Microsoft Excel cannot access the file ...
1
vote
1answer
460 views

How To Grant Folder permissions for WMSvc IIS

Im using Web Deploy with IIS7 and I want to grant permissions on a web site physical folder. Ive done this before (as I have another physical folder with r/w for WMSvc) but I have forgotten how I did ...
0
votes
2answers
100 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
votes
1answer
121 views

IIS7 - What permission to grant to which account, and where?

I need my ASP page (intranet) to read files from another local Windows server. I know that IIS7 has different system user accounts which it uses depending on the security context etc. but to be honest ...
3
votes
2answers
5k views

Restrict access to IIS site to an AD Group

Is it possible in IIS to set up a site in IIS and only let users of a certain AD Group get access to it?
0
votes
2answers
234 views

Internal Server 500 Error - NT AUTHORITY \ NETWORK Service with Incorrect Permissions

A bunch of windows updates were performed on our windows 2008 server over the weekend. Unfortunately now our site has gone down and it displaying the 500 error. In the event viewer, the following ...
2
votes
1answer
79 views

Permanent permissions for contents of website folder

I have a web server on Windows Server 2008 running IIS7. One on of my web sites, I have a folder which contains images which users can view with my mobile phone app. Unless I set the correct ...
0
votes
1answer
233 views

IIS IUSR account inherit permission confusion

I've read up on the IIS7 permissions and have a clear understanding of the new user and group. However, what is confusing me is what is happening with the folder permissions. I have a directory in ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

PHP + IIS Application Pool Identity Windows\Temp permissions

I am currently running PHP (5.3) on IIS 7.5 on a Win2k8 R2 Web Edition Server and would like to know what, if any, problems or security vulnerabilities I may introduct into a system by assigning Read, ...
0
votes
1answer
640 views

IIS7 problem with IIS_IUSRS permission. Cannot play a mp3 file

I have an asp.net application on IIS 7 and Windows Server 2008. I have a folder where the administrator can upload mp3s through a asp.net form. The folder that the mp3s are stored has permissions ...
0
votes
2answers
210 views

IIS7 Error 500 - Out of Ideas

I'm getting a 500.19 error in IIS7 for a site I've set up locally. I've given IIS_IUSRS and even Everyone full control on the directory and reinstalled ASP.NET in IIS. I can't request any files - ...
0
votes
2answers
446 views

How to check IUsrs permissions for specific folder

I was wondering if someone could help me. I have no experience at all with servers at all, but from time to time in my job I get thrown into the deep end! What I have basically is a web ...
2
votes
2answers
146 views

How to assign enough perms to a dev without full Admin rights

I'm working with a newly hired dev on a server08 box - he'll be working both SQL and IIS7. In the past I've just bestowed Admin on devs (and if he's reading this - nothing personal - i'm sure you are ...
2
votes
1answer
427 views

“NETWORK SERVICE” account seems highly privileged on my Windows 2008 SP2 (standard) installation

I have a fresh install of Windows 2008 Standard in a Godaddy dedicated hosting account. I upgraded the installation to SP2. Several apps are running in IIS, in application pools using ...
0
votes
1answer
847 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, ...
0
votes
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. ...
0
votes
1answer
310 views

Sharepoint Intermittent 403 Error

I have a virtual server running Windows Server 2008 r2 onto which I have installed Windows Sharepoint Services 3. My SQL server is also a VM running MSSQL 2008 on Windows Server 2008 r2. I am using ...
1
vote
1answer
468 views

What does this error mean in my IIS7 Failed Request Tracing report?

when I attempt to goto any page in my web application (i'm migrating the code from an asp.net web site to web application, and now testing it) .. i keep getting some not authenticated error(s) . So, ...
3
votes
3answers
861 views

IIS7 folder permissions

I build a basic WCF service that I now want to host in IIS7 under Windows Server 2008 R2. I added the service as an application under the default web site but whenever i try to run the application I ...
1
vote
2answers
532 views

Is it safe to make the wwwroot folder writeable?

I am trying to use IIS7 web server. I found out that I cannot edit (or create) files in this directory. The reason for that is that this directory has read-only permissions. I could change this ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

What should the permissions be on a website in IIS7?

Okay, let me just say I have little idea of what I'm doing here. Sorry if I'm making this more complicated than it needs to be, I have a website that I've been setting up on IIS6 for awhile now, it ...
1
vote
1answer
538 views

IIS7 running a site under a limited user account

Can I run a site on my server under a user account that can't access any other sites or folders apart from its own and its children?
0
votes
2answers
140 views

Noob Question: IIS7, how do I add myself as a user?

I'm using the Windows 7 evaluation version, and I just setup the IIS7 Server by going into the Add/Remove Programs section and adding IIS. I'm trying to play with ASP a little bit and learn about it, ...
1
vote
1answer
302 views

What user should an application pool bound to a Wordpress site use in IIS? [duplicate]

I've installed a wordpress site in a dedicated server with Windows 2008 server running IIS7 but I'm a little confused on what's the most secure way to set the appropriate file settings. The thing is ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

IIS7 Applications: Deny WAN visitors and allow LAN visitors

Consider an IIS7 deployment with multiple Applications under a Web Site. Each is running under its own AppPool. We want to disallow all outside visitors access to one Application in particular. All ...
0
votes
1answer
944 views

IIS7 Run As User to fix WebSVN permission error

I'm using WebSVN using direct repository access "file://server/repo". It's erroring out because IIS 7 isn't running as a user with enough permissions to read the repo. How can I run IIS7 or the ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

IIS7 Permissions: Can't overwrite a pre-existing non-readonly file?

I had a web site set up on our server's system partition. The entire web directory structure was writable by IUSR and NETWORK SERVICE to allow the web app to generate caches of HTML files. When I ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Unable to save text config files in IIS7 on Windows 2008

My experience has been (on older setups) that I can remote into a system, edit a text file (*.config, *.aspx, *.ashx, etc...) in Notepad and save it. I am unable to do this on the new box. I don't ...