Awesome picture

I came across this really nice picture.   Enjoy!


Configuring SMTP Settings programmatically on IIS 7 on win2008

Today I got a case where I was asked for a script to configure SMTP programmatically in IIS 7. To be precise requirement was to check [corresponding setting on IIS 7] for the “All except the list below” check box and add the IP’s to the Deny List programmatically . Some of the interesting facts…


Securing Session ID: ASP/ASP.NET

Checking through the Kb article ( ) “IIS supports the use of a Session ID cookie to track the current session identifier for a web session. However, .ASP in IIS does not support the creation of secure Session ID cookies as defined in RFC 2109. As a result, secure and non-secure pages on the same…


After installing KB 973917, the IIS 6.0 application pools cannot start up

New issue on the block after installing KB 973917. Checking event viewer you would end up with Event Type: Warning Event Source: W3SVC Event Category: None Event ID: 1009 Date:  12/9/2009 Time:  10:55:01 AM User:  N/A Computer: WEBSERVER01 Description: A process serving application pool ‘DefaultAppPool’ terminated unexpectedly. The process id was ‘9878’. The process exit…