Re: IIS/Frontpage - Save results (permissions)

Kevin Miller ( (no email) )
Sun, 22 Jun 1997 23:48:43 -0400

> Hi-
> Is anyone using the Frontpage save results bot on submit forms? I
> seem to set it up to save to a non public file. That is to say, the file
> that is saved from the form apparently MUST have IUSER_xxx read & write
> privs -- thus making accessable to anyone who types in the file URL
> in the form. This isn't too good for protecting sensitive data that has
> been submitted... If I attempt to pull the IUSER read or write priv on
> file, FrontPage generates a log error stating "Error 20010 - cannot open
> file xxx for read/write. OS error 13 - permission denied". I tried
> creating a private web to have files written there, but the same error is
> logged. What's up with this?
Just make special access. Go to securities, click permissions, select a
name, then click Special Access. Give IUSR Write (W), and Administrators
Full Control.

Kevin C. Miller, CEO
FreshWater, Inc.
Custom Software Design