June 2006 archive

My Webserver has different names (DNS names) and my Integrated Authentication Fails – what to do

Explanation: Kerberos Authentication Requires SPNs for Multiple Worker Processes You can isolate Web sites that are in different worker processes and running under different identities; however, unexpected IIS behavior might occur if you use Integrated Windows authentication. Integrated Windows authentication attempts to use Kerberos authentication, which might not work, depending upon the identity of the …

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Error Code: 500 Internal Server Error. The request was rejected by the HTTP filter. Contact your ISA Server administrator. (12217)

WORKAROUND loadTOCNode(1, 'workaround');To work around this issue, configure the Web publishing rule so that it does not block high-bit characters. To do this, follow these steps: 1. Start the ISA Server Management tool. 2. Expand ServerName, where ServerName is the name of your ISA Server computer. 3. Click Firewall Policy, click the Web publishing rule …

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how to create a custom Administrative Template

Ok, I've been setting up registry keys for alot of custom applications and other things, and ofcourse, creating scripts to push them out. I just recently realized there is a more nice way of pushing this settings out and having some good wording and order of them, and that is, through Administrative templates in Group …

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Information on all the Ports needed for communications and other important functions

obtained from: http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPORT/ent-security.nsf/pfdocs/2005033011582148?Open&dtype=corp Document ID:2005033011582148Last Modified:05/08/2006 Ports used for communication in Symantec AntiVirus 10.x and Symantec Client Security 3.x Situation: This document discusses the ports that Symantec AntiVirus 10.x and Symantec Client Security 3.x use for communication between servers and clients. Solution: Installation ports The following table describes the network protocols and ports that must …

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The service principal name for the VMRC server could not be registered. Automatic authentication will always use NTLM authentication. Error 0x80072098 – Insufficient access rights to perform the operation.

One way to solve it is available at:http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;890893 pretty much the cause of the problems is that:This issue occurs because the Network Service account that Virtual Server uses does not have permission to write the SPNs to Active Directory. Therefore, the SPN for vssrvc/Computer_Name and vssrvc/Fully_Qualified_Domain_Name are not registered in Active Directory.

Setting up Windows Firewall to allow client communications (other wise tasks from the admin console will fail)

Symantec Client Security 3.x and Symantec AntiVirus 10.x Remote installation tools such as ClientRemote Install and AV Server Rollout use TCP port 139 and a random TCP port between 1024 and 5000 on the targeted computers. Windows Firewall is enabled by default in both Windows XP Service Pack 2 and Windows Server 2003. The firewall …

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How to add a new ip to your IIS Server

Please note: You must add another ip address to your network card for you to be able to use it. This guide will help you get Internet Information Services work with that ip and not display the error message "The Network Cannot be reached". This message will only appear when you stop the website and …

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How to read, write and delete registry entries

this information was obtained from: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/244675/EN-US/ WSHShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell") *!* Create Registry KeysWSHShell.Popup( "Create key HKCUMyRegKey with value 'Top level key'")WSHShell.RegWrite( "HKCUMyRegKey", "Top level key") WSHShell.Popup( "Create key HKCUMyRegKeyEntry with value 'Second level key'")WSHShell.RegWrite( "HKCUMyRegKeyEntry", "Second level key") WSHShell.Popup( "Set value HKCUMyRegKeyValue to REG_SZ 1")WSHShell.RegWrite ("HKCUMyRegKeyValue", 1) WSHShell.Popup( "Set value HKCUMyRegKeyEntry to REG_DWORD 2")WSHShell.RegWrite( "HKCUMyRegKeyEntry", …

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Useful tools

Free repackager of InstallShield (info: http://support.installshield.com/kb/view.asp?pcode=ALL&articleid=Q108601):   http://support.installshield.com/kb/files/Q108601/setup.exe Orca.msi.Note: This file comes with the Microsoft Platform SDK.See: http://www.microsoft.com/msdownload/platformsdk/sdkupdateOrca.msi will be installed in: "C:Program FilesMicrosoft Platform SDKBin".See also: http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/en-us/msi/setup/orca_exe.asp

QuickTime silent install

Download the QuickTimeFullInstaller.exe file from: http://www.apple.com/quicktime/download/standalone.html And, place the below text file [or similar] in the same directory as the above installer file: text file: QuickTimeInstaller.ini [QTSETUP]32Bit=FALSE16BIT=FALSENO_DIALOGS=TRUESHOW_SAMPLE=FALSESHOW_README=FALSESHOW_PROGRAMFOLDER=FALSEREGISTRATION_DIALOG=FALSELICENSE_OPTION=2SUPPRESS_SPEED_DIALOG=TRUESUPPRESS_PROXY_DIALOG=TRUEINSTALL_QTJAVA=TRUEINSTALL_QD3D=TRUEINSTALL_QTINFO=TRUE[QTPREFS]SHOW_HOTPICKS=FALSEConnectionSpeed=1.5 Mbps T1/Intranet/LANCSMultipleStreams=0 this information was obtained from: http://www.mcli.dist.maricopa.edu/director/tips/qt/014.htmlmore info available at: http://www.appdeploy.com/packages/detail.asp?id=123

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