Re: SP2 and VPN File Sharing

From: Gary Williams (garyw90_at_earthlink.net.antispam)
Date: 09/06/04


Date: Mon, 6 Sep 2004 09:38:17 -0700

Thanks, I already tried those before posting here.

"PA Bear" <PABear@mvps.org> wrote in message
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> Try these resources, Gary:
>
> Changes to Functionality in Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2
> Part 2: Network Protection Technologies
> http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/winxppro/maintain/sp2netwk.mspx
>
> Windows XP Security Guide
> http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/prodtech/winclnt/secwinxp/default.mspx
>
> Description of the Windows Firewall feature in Windows XP Service Pack 2
> http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=843090
>
> We're all learning the ins & outs of SP2 right now.
> --
> ~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
> MS MVP-Windows (IE/OE), AH-VSOP
>
> Are You Ready for WinXP SP2?
> http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?pr=windowsxpsp2
>
> What You Should Know About Spyware
> http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/spyware/devioussoftware.mspx
>
> AumHa Forums
> http://forum.aumha.org
>
> Gary Williams wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I've googled, checked the securityadmin web site, checked Microsoft's
>> support sites and still have not been able to find my answer.
>>
>> I have updated all of my computers in my house to Windows XP SP2. After
>> I
>> VPN to a Windows 2003 SBS server, I try to connect to shares on the
>> system, but every time I do seems to give me an "Access Denied" error. I
>> am an administrator on the system, the VPN connects successfully, and I
>> can RD into the system. I just can't access any file shares, and this
>> seems to be the case whether Windows Firewall is turned on or off.
>>
>> Is this a bug in SP2 perhaps, or is this a configuration problem (more
>> likely). Anybody have any clues?
>