Debugging IIS Authentication
Posted on 2008-10-20
I have a new installation of Win 2003 with IIS 6. I have setup a site to use Integrated Windows Authentication in the same way that I have on all of our previous servers. I have turned off anonymous access, and have ensured that the users i want to access the website have the relevant permissions on the home directory of the website.
Below are the events:
- If i am logged onto the server and run the Auth Diagnostics tool and supply my credentials a status of 200/Ok is returned.
- If i am logged onto the server and access the website through IE and again supply my credentials i am granted access however my colleague who has exactly the same permissions as me is not granted access
- If i access the website from my own PC using IE my credentials are not accepted whatsoever
- If i access the website from my own PC using Firefox my details are accepted
I don't know where to start looking for the problem as there doesnt seem to be any pattern. Is there anyway of monitoring IIS to discover more about wht exactly is going on behind the scenes?