LDAPs Authentication through ISA Server 2006

This month Tales from the Edge Community site is publishing a new article that about troubleshooting LDAPs authentication through ISA Server 2006. Check it out here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd316279.aspx   Gabriel Koren, TMG server Test Team


Exchange 2007 and ISA Server 2006: Helpful Docs and Blog Posts

Check out the post Exchange 2007 and ISA Server 2006: Helpful Docs and Blog Posts on the Microsoft Exchange Team Blog. Thanks to Bharat Suneja, Senior Technical Writer in the Exchange User Education team. If Bharat posts this post to the Exchange blog, the circle of references will be complete… Nathan Bigman Content Publishing Manager…


Error while running a script on ISA Server 2006 CSS

Introduction   Some ISA Server / TMG KBs require you to run a script in order to change the functionality as described in the KB925287. In some cases, a script may return an error as FPC.Root.1: The system cannot find the file specified.   This can occur when the script is executed on a CSS-only…


Error 10060 while browsing Internet through ISA Server 2006

1. Connection Timeout – you should believe.   It is very interesting how many people really don’t believe that when ISA triggers the error 10060 is because ISA didn’t receive an answer from the destination host. Most of the time the question after they receive this error is: Why ISA is timing out? How can…


Error Installing SQL Server 2005 SP2 Security Update 948109 on TMG

If you run a TMG server, you may have noticed that SQL 2005 SP2 Security Update KB948109 fails to install and leaves error code 2BC3.This occurs because the TMG report website operates on port 8008 and this confuses the patch installer. There is good news, though; this patch is superceded by KB954606 which installs just fine…


Did you miss it? The Launch of Windows Essential Business Server 2008

Last week, Microsoft announced the General Availability of Windows Essential Business Server 2008 (http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/press/2008/nov08/11-12WESSPR.mspx).  In September of this year, I had announced to the community that we had released to manufacturing the first version of the new Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) as part of the Windows Essential Business Server 2008 (EBS) release.  See:  http://blogs.technet.com/isablog/archive/2008/09/16/announcing-forefront-threat-management-gateway-medium-business-edition.aspx.   …


ISA UI trick: Move rule several places

Sometimes, you want to move a rule up or down several places. For example, suppose you want to move the first rule to be last. You can right-click it and select “Move Down”:  But, this will only move it down one place. Doing it multiple times is annoying and time-consuming, especially if you have many…


Web requests from an ISA-local web application may receive unexpected authentication prompts.

Consider the following scenario: 1. You configured “Require all users to  authenticate” on the Web Proxy properties page of the Internal network. 2. you configured an access rule which allow HTTP traffic from local host to the internal network. The rule applies to all users (anonymous). 3. A secureNAT client application on the ISA Computer…


Walk-through for RSA SecurID Delegation for ISA Server 2006

Walk-through for RSA SecurID Delegation for ISA Server 2006 Note: Many of the steps outlining the configuration of the RSA Authentication Agent software are not directly supported by Microsoft. They should be used as a guideline to help familiarize and guide you in this configuration.  For additional assistance in directly configuring the RSA Authentication Agent…