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ASP.Net Debug vulnerability preventing PCI Compliance HELP!

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Our PCI Compliance vendor is failing our scans saying that we have ASP.Net Debugging enabled and that scanning results in an "HTTP Status Code 200 OK" rather than the expected 400 Bad Request, 405 Method Not Allowed, or 501 Not Implemented message.

I have gone through and modified the Machine.Config files to add the <deployment retail="true"/> line as specified in http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.web.configuration.deploymentsection.retail(v=vs.110).aspx but they are still saying that a Status 200 OK is being returned.

The PCI vendor reference me to http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;815157 but it clearly says that disabling debugging using the machine.config file overrides debugging enabled in individual web.config files.

We are trying to avoid having to set this configuration in our 200 or so web.config files of which many are different. Has anyone dealt with this or have any insight to he me with this? Is this a known issue with disabling debugging using the retail mode method in the machine.config file?