Just a note to self, when typing in TrustedInstaller into security dialogs in Vista/Windows 2008, be sure to prefix with:     NT SERVICE\TrustedInstaller C:\Windows>icacls c:\windows\winsxs c:\windows\winsxs                   NT SERVICE\TrustedInstaller:(OI)(CI)(F)                   BUILTIN\Administrators:(OI)(CI)(RX)                   NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM:(OI)(CI)(RX)                   BUILTIN\Users:(OI)(CI)(RX)   The security UI dialogs do not recognize TrustedInstaller just by itself (don’t know why).


What is mscorwks_ntdef.dll?

Ok, file this one under debugger trivia.  If you are debugging a 32-bit CLR process from a 64-bit native (Windbg) debugger, you will notice:   0:040> lmvm mscorwks_ntdef start             end                 module name 00000000`69480000 00000000`69a10000   mscorwks_ntdef   (deferred)                 Image path: mscorwks_ntdef.dll     Image name: mscorwks_ntdef.dll     Timestamp:        Fri Jul 25 06:58:48 2008 (4889DC18)     CheckSum:         00597CC4…