The tag has no wiki summary.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
468 views

ARR troubleshooting 502.3 / WinHttp tracing on Server 2012

I have the following scenario: 3 windows server 2012 virtual servers, all with IIS 8: 1 server with Application Request Routing 3 2 servers with the web applications that the ARR server routes to ...
1
vote
0answers
45 views

IIS httpTracing setting has no effect

I'm trying to troubleshoot some performance issues we are having on a specific ASP.NET page with Microsoft's Perfecto Tool on IIS 7.5. Perfecto uses the ETW hooks build in to IIS to report on specific ...
0
votes
1answer
66 views

Interfacing strace with Process Name instead of PID

How do I implement a wrapper script pstrace in bash that changees the interface of [sudo] strace -c -p [PID] to [sudo] pstrace -c -p [PROCESS-NAME] similar to how killall [PROCESS-NAME] is ...
0
votes
3answers
347 views

How do I trace from my client PC what databases it connects to

I wonder if there is some way to trace what servers my program using OLEDB tries to connect to. Problem: I have a program displaying some reports made in Crystal Reports. The loading of some reports ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

IIS ASP.Net Website - ManagedPipelineHandler

I am experiencing a strange issue. I have an ASP.Net web application that users Form Authentication. If I open the log-in page and there is a couple of minutes of inactivity, the log-in attempt times ...
7
votes
3answers
21k views

How do you trace/debug LDAP connections against Active Directory?

I am spoiled, and have been doing most of my LDAP work with eDirectory, which has a utility called DSTrace which is lovely, and for LDAP specifically, will show you all the bind attempts, the source ...
11
votes
2answers
18k views

What is stored in %Windir%\System32\LogFiles\WMI\RtBackup?

I occasionally notice in Resource Monitor hard disk activity related to ETL files in the folder C:\Windows\System32\LogFiles\WMI\RtBackup. Which process/service creates these ETL files and what is ...
1
vote
4answers
2k views

What can be found out by person's IP/host address?

I just discovered that my supposedly anonymous e-mail isn't so anonymous after all. My IP and host name is sent with the headers. This information exposed, what can be found out?
3
votes
4answers
4k views

How to diagnose a hang when creating a new folder in explorer.exe

I have been having some issues with explorer.exe hanging when I create a new folder. If I use Analyse Wait Chain in the Resource Monitor it says "One or more threads of explorer.exe are waiting to ...
1
vote
1answer
172 views

How do I Interpret a Failed Request Trace?

I have a problem with a web site running IIS 7. The problem are the initial requests to each page: they take far longer than they should. After that first request the page loads fine. I'm sure the ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Tracking IP through a socks5 proxy + RDP?

We were having some issues at work until we found that we are being attacked almost every day. The attacker seems pretty smart - at first he was always using proxy to hide his IP. With scanning I ...
14
votes
7answers
16k views

traceroute TCP equivalent for Windows [closed]

I'm trying to determine where connectivity to an external host using a specific TCP port is being blocked. Traceroute for Windows only uses ICMP, and telnet will only tell me that the port is blocked ...
7
votes
10answers
39k views

Identify machines connected to switch

Our company recently closed down half our office space, which was not being used. We gave back the unused space to the building management and had it walled off. Prior to us closing it off, I jotted ...
3
votes
6answers
2k views

Is the sender's IP address shown in the transport header on messages sent through Gmail?

If someone sends an email from a gmail account, is it possible for me to trace the emailers IP address or does Google hide it?
7
votes
7answers
16k views

Is it possible to match an internal IP address to a switch port?

I'm trying to find a computer that has a certain IP address on our internal network. I have identified the computer name from DNS, but in this case it does not help me. Just wondering if I can ...
0
votes
4answers
751 views

Tools for Email Tracing

Our mail system consists of 2 frontend postfix mailservers, 2 backend MS Exchange servers, and 2 additional postfix servers hosting pop3 mailboxes and aliases. Occasionally I am required to trace an ...
28
votes
11answers
42k views

What is the best windows tool to capture HTTP traffic? [closed]

When you want to capture browser traffic or general windows HTTP traffic what tool do you use?
3
votes
2answers
7k views

How can I find the answering DNS server?

Is there a way I can trace a DNS request to see where the answer is coming from? Our network has internal DNS servers that provide internal IP address resolution, and we use EasyDNS to host our ...