Re: Certificate Authority Bug Found in W2k SP3 ?

From: David Cross [MS] (dcross@online.microsoft.com)
Date: 09/29/02


From: "David Cross [MS]" <dcross@online.microsoft.com>
Date: Sun, 29 Sep 2002 08:53:21 -0700


Not a bug, it is associated with the changes in this bulletin:

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/treeview/default.asp?url=/technet/security/
bulletin/MS02-048.asp

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"Mark Tellier" <mtellier@nc.rr.com> wrote in message
news:O1yoACyZCHA.1856@tkmsftngp11...
> Symptom:
> Install a Stand-alone root CA on Windows 2000 Server SP3, IE 6.0 (with or
> without IE6 SP1). When a client access the server to request a certificate
> at http://>/certsrv (on the Web Browser Certificate - Identifying
> Information page) a message is displayed "Downloading ActiveX control..."
> and the Web page never finishes updating.
>
> I have now duplicated this with several fresh installs and get the same
> results with the following clients, Windows XP IE 6.0, Windows XP SP1 IE
6.0
> SP1, NT 4.0 SP 6a IE 5.5 SP2. The only client that works is Windows 98SE,
IE
> 6.0 which prompts to install 2 certificates for Microsoft Certificate
> Enrollment Control.
>
> I have another server where a Stand-alone root CA is running fine on
Windows
> 2000 SP2.
>
> Microsoft has identified a simular problem in Q326782, but pertains to
> legacy clients.
>
> Mark Tellier
> MCSE, CCEA
>
>