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Posted by Ed Nader at 7/21/2003 5:56:46 PM
I have been hijacked by TDMY.COM and can not get free.
Can anyone help? I have Hijackthis.exe from Spyware but I
am too inexperienced to succeed. ATT.NET agent tried to
help via telephone but failed. Need super computer help.
Messenger Pop Up ads for software
Posted by Wally at 7/21/2003 4:40:35 PM
I have the exact same question that Lawrence has. How
can I get rid of these pop-up messenger windows when I'm
not doing anything on the internet or using my e-mail?
Is there a fix other than paying them to stop by buying
their software?...more >>
Key Manager Mystery
Posted by perlguy2 NO[at]SPAM c-cs.com at 7/21/2003 1:47:19 PM
We have the following mystery on our IIS4.0/NT server. In the key
manager we see only one certificate for joeswidgets.com. However when
we access SSL from a browser we see a different certificate for
joes.com( all names fictitious).
We are moving to a new server, and only need the joes.com ce...more >>
IIS + Restricted Access
Posted by Aaron at 7/21/2003 1:24:07 AM
Excuse my ignorance, Is there any "access server only
within this time frame" options for IIS.
We have IIS installed for access emails remote and Im
having login problems outside 9-5. All users on the server
have 24/7 access rights.
Help its doing my brain.........more >>
URL scan CGI
Posted by bigDWK at 7/19/2003 6:52:46 PM
I was wondering if there is a problem taking out the URLscan directive
"Don't allow multiple CGI processes to run on a single request". It
filters out & (or "%26"). If perl is not installed on the server and we're
not using (or planning to use) CGI would there be any risks in removin...more >>
Problem with IIS 6.0 serving .NET applications
Posted by Buck at 7/19/2003 2:47:36 PM
I have a simple test that works fine on IIS 5, but I can't seem to get it to
work with IIS 6.0. I just loaded Windows 2003 Web Server and haven't changed
too much on the IIS 6.0 configuration.
I created a simple .NET windows form application "myapp.exe" that is just a
form with a couple of con...more >>
pop up messages
Posted by Tom at 7/19/2003 5:24:48 AM
Not sure if this is the correct helpdesk but can anyone
tell me how to stop pop up messages. (the "messenger
ftp security IIS 5.1
Posted by Joachim at 7/19/2003 1:47:41 AM
As I understand there's no encryption or good security by
default when using IIS FTP. I saw something about Web
Folders and how to connect to a server using it, but I
couldn't find information about how to activate it on IIS.
Does someone have a good link concerning this issue or
maybe som...more >>
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Security on .htm files not working...?
Posted by Scott at 7/18/2003 3:03:12 PM
We have an intranet site that I was going split into departments. I set =
the security on the default.htm file to only allow one group/department =
to see it and I then forced directory replication and it's still letting =
anyone and everyone in.
Scott McDonald...more >>
IIS 5 FTP Server - Authentication in cleartextt
Posted by Chris Curzon at 7/18/2003 2:57:42 PM
I am looking for information about securing an FTP server,
specifically regarding the way passwords are sent. I have already
seen information about using SSL certificates or VPNs to help with
this, but I was wondering if there is another, simpler way to prevent
any person with a n...more >>
Authenticate user against database in IIS???
Posted by bekala89 NO[at]SPAM yahoo.com at 7/18/2003 10:51:47 AM
Can IIS authenticate users against a database?
If not, is there tools that I can do that?
Does the tool keeps track of the date the user logged-on to the site?
IIS localhost not loading
Posted by Kay at 7/18/2003 7:17:48 AM
IIS is running but localhost can not be displayed. I got
this error message in my event log:
DCOM got error "Logon failure: the user has not been
granted the requested logon type at this computer. " and
was unable to logon .\IWAM_Computer_name in order to run
Any help?...more >>
Q247603 - 401.3 Unauthorized Due to ACL on Resource
Posted by confused at 7/18/2003 6:33:20 AM
just recently added 2000 server and now when trying to
access secure website we get the above message. It states
to look at the acl's but where in the system do we check?
any help would be great......more >>
Posted by Brad at 7/18/2003 5:56:01 AM
What info do the pop ups use to attack my computer? Is it
the IP address and can that be changed to stop them?...more >>
Posted by Andre' at 7/18/2003 5:42:59 AM
I'm having a little trouble. I'm trying to turn on the
Security Auditing within a webfolder. It will not let me,
it comes back with a message:
"The current Audit Policy does not have Auditing turned
on. Ask an Administrator to use User Manager to turn on
I went ...more >>
** READ THIS BEFORE POSTING - answers to frequently asked questions
Posted by Karl Levinson [x y] mvp at 7/17/2003 6:58:56 PM
Before you post a question to a Microsoft.public.*.security newsgroup, note
that your question may already be answered below:
Answers to Top Frequently Asked Questions:
My question is not mentioned below. How do I get an answer immediately,
with no wai...more >>
ODBC error with PHP and IIS5
Posted by Andrew Cutting at 7/17/2003 4:46:49 PM
I am developing a web site using the following :
- 2 x servers
- IIS5 server running on Windows 2000 Small Business Server -
NetBIOS name WWWSERVER, running as PDC
- Windows 2000 Server - NetBIOS name SERVER2, running as BDC (this
box holds DBF da...more >>
SSL - long, interesting question- I'm completely frustrated
Posted by derik at 7/17/2003 3:43:22 PM
Running IIS 5.0 on XP
I originally installed a self-signed certificate (signed
via OpenSSL since Certificate Services doesn't appear to
be available to pro XP.)
When I tried viewing the site using https with IE running
on the server itself, got a message telling me the CA
wasn't truste...more >>
SSL on FTP
Posted by Abbe at 7/17/2003 1:35:37 PM
How do I secure my IIS 5.0 FTP site using SSL?...more >>
URLSCAN.INI 0 Bytes in length
Posted by Jason Short at 7/17/2003 1:15:45 PM
I have a server that has been running clean for over a year. I installed
SP4 and during that install my URLSCAN.INI file was reset to 0 bytes. So
all web traffic was being blocked. Took me a while to figure out it was
Urlscanner doing it. Uninstall urlscan, reinstall everything is fine...
I.E. 4.0 and more
Posted by Charles Knoller at 7/17/2003 10:05:41 AM
Not too long ago I received messages that in order to
access some personal data that is maintained for me on the
Internet, I needed I.E.5.0 or greater. I accept the fact
that my I.E.4.0 is outdated.
I have a H.P.Pavilion 4540 w/Celeron 433 MHRTZ processor
64 MB RAM
32x ...more >>
Posted by Mike Lamanna at 7/17/2003 7:36:53 AM
Would there be any reason that I would not want to
include .dll extension in the [DenyExtensions] section of
my urlscan.ini file?...more >>
SSL usage with Basic Authentication
Posted by ken busse at 7/17/2003 7:17:52 AM
I would like to make Basic authentication more secure by
using SSL. I know how to implement this using the
properties dialog for my web app, selecting the Directory
Security tab, and under Secure Communications, checking
Require secure channel (SSL). But I believe this makes the
entire app...more >>
error message 403.2
Posted by bobby at 7/17/2003 6:23:09 AM
I need HELP! Non Administratives get this messsage when
attempting to access a file I have created on the c:
drive. Do you know how to give them rights to get to this
hack attempts howto find ip
Posted by clifford at 7/17/2003 4:11:40 AM
I think my box is being hacked. I've set my local
security policy according to one of your mvp's and
although the failed login attempts can be seen in event
viewer's security tab, I cannot find the relating failed
attempts in the logfiles.
I could be looking for the wrong thing here, or ...more >>
Submitting a Certificate Request problem
Posted by MJI at 7/17/2003 12:17:08 AM
I use iis v5.1. I have a major problem submitting a
certificate request. I followed the instructions in the
Microsoft knowledge based article 290625 religiously.
After creating the certficate, i tried to submit it by
visiting http://mji/certsrv where mji is the bios name of
my web server....more >>
SSL and IIS problem - any ideas?
Posted by derik at 7/16/2003 1:37:43 PM
I recently tried to configure my IIS to enforce SSL
connections. After following several tutorials for forming
a certificate request, signing (self-signed with OpenSSL),
and installing it, I get the following weird behavior:
when I tried to access the website using regular http using
a broswe...more >>
Access denied attempting to Launch a DCOM server.
Posted by bhavesh at 7/16/2003 11:28:50 AM
I keep on getting "Access denied attempting to Launch a
DCOM server" EventID : 10002 error in the Event Viewer. I
have Ms Cluster service installed on Windows 2000 advance
server and i have total two server in the cluster.
One of the web application is making a call to EXCLE.exe
Posted by Dick at 7/16/2003 8:19:20 AM
Just upgraded to XP now I receive messages concerning
some e-mail stating [current security setting prohibit
running active x controls on this page.] never had this
with IE 5.5 what is Active X and how does it effect my
system. Should I change my security settings will this
create any prob...more >>
Posted by William at 7/16/2003 7:22:18 AM
When you attempt to connect to OWA over HTTPS://, does it
start encrypting immediately or does it wait until you
have authenticated with your network username and
password, and then encrypt everything after that?
I know this seems like a dumb question, but I just want
to be 100% sure that o...more >>
Posted by Denny at 7/16/2003 6:15:45 AM
Can someone please help me? Have you had to deal with
the frustration of receiving annoying pop-ups on your
computer? These annoying pop-up messages are sent to your
computer through a built in feature that Microsoft
included in Windows 2000, NT, and XP. We at Message
Destroyer would l...more >>
Password on e-mail
Posted by Donna C. at 7/16/2003 6:13:59 AM
When I go into my Outlook Express, I don't want it asking
me for my password all the time. So I went into tools
and under mail and then properties. The box for remember
password was checked and my password was typed in there.
But it still asks me for my password every single time.
2 nics for iis and basic firewall
Posted by thomas woelfer at 7/16/2003 4:29:07 AM
i've set up a w2003 srv & iis. there are two nics in the
machine; both are public interfaces and both are in use
by iis. now, i would like to have basic firewall running
for both interface and i activated that in routing and
ras. however, the firewall only works for the first
Server 2003 Certificate wizard
Posted by Wilson at 7/15/2003 8:22:09 PM
When I try to Process a pending certificate, I get error "selected
certificate was already installed to another server"
I do not have another server, I have created request certificate like five
times and same error comes out
Added SSL Successfully, now I cannot access site...
Posted by Rich at 7/15/2003 5:20:39 PM
Hello again. So I was able to import my ssl cert. I then assigned it to
the only website on my IIS 5.0 server, then to my application directory. I
type https:// and I get nothing. It just hangs there. I went back and
followed a knowledge base article on how to fix this, but it has not worked...more >>
Posted by Troy at 7/15/2003 5:14:49 PM
why does it dial up an internet connection when I open any
file on my computer and how do I stop it. Do I need to
worry about it? Thanks
Port 1025 - network blackjack
Posted by Frank at 7/15/2003 4:26:01 PM
The OS is Win XP Pro, SP-1.
A port scan of the computer reveals that Port 1025 is open.
netstat.exe -a shows that some service is listening on this port (TCP), but
there is no option to determine what's listening.
The IANA Port Numbers Assignment shows Port 1025's purpose as "network
support with archives
Posted by Jennifer at 7/15/2003 4:09:20 PM
everytime I type one letter in a search engine, it gives
me all topics I have searched that start with that
letter. Like if I type M it could say, Microsoft or milk
or money.. so it records all of my topics I've searched.
How do I get rid of this? At one time a friend did clear
it fo...more >>
Install SSL Cert without pending request...
Posted by Rich at 7/15/2003 2:57:55 PM
I am trying to install a certificate we received from our hosting provider.
We are taking our webserver in-house and this certificate is from the server
at our hosting provider. I'm not sure how I can go about installing it on
IIS without first requesting a certificate. All the articles I have ...more >>
asp.net access database
Posted by xiaohang zhu at 7/15/2003 2:56:33 PM
Our company has a Winnt4 network and a domain. I created
an asp.net intranet application and install it on Win2000
server. I'm using IIS5 as the web server. This web
application will access a MS Access 2000 database which is
also installed on the same server. My web application can
Windows Authentication in VB
Posted by Fannie Leung at 7/15/2003 2:08:28 PM
I am currently working with ASP and Visual Basic 6.0 COM
objects. The ASP page will retrieve username and password
and the two information will check against Windows
Authentication. However, I do not know if there is a
component or solution in VB. Please help.
Preventing certificate warning (i.e. Security Alert) when accessing website
Posted by RMissig at 7/15/2003 9:20:01 AM
We are trying to come up with a way to prevent
the "Security Alert" from displaying when hitting our
webserver outside of the defined domain name (e.g. by IP
address or other registered name(s). Currently, we have
the site registered as "https://mydomain.com" but have an
alternate DNS ent...more >>
Web site defacing
Posted by Mike Lamanna at 7/15/2003 8:28:31 AM
On 7/13/03 my company's web site was defaced. It appears
that they dropped their index.html page over ours. I was
able to restore from backup.
We are running an NT 4.0 box with SP6a and as far as I am
aware all security patches are installed (verified with
HFNETCK). The server is...more >>
Multiple domains on a single server
Posted by jamesc NO[at]SPAM towers.com at 7/15/2003 7:16:11 AM
We have an existing SSL site running on an IIS 5.0 running Windows
2000 server. We have another SSL site to run on the same server in a
different virtual directory, however it needs to be accessed via a
different domain name. I am guessing that we will need 2 certificates
for this but from ...more >>
IP Based FTP access restriction
Posted by Mark Brubaker at 7/15/2003 12:21:38 AM
I'm trying to figure out how to configure an IIS FTP
server to only accept connections from a limited number
of IP Addresses. Is there a simple way to do this? I'm
running Windows XP Professional and I'm not on a domain.