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By James Hippolite, in , posted: 6-Sep-2007 08:21

Kiaora Team,

I just discovered something interesting/important:

  • Use a separate cookie name (using the name attribute of the <forms> element) and path for each Web application.  This will ensure that users who are authenticated against one application are not treated as authenticated when using a second application hosted by the same Web Server.

-         Building Secure ASP.NET Applications

-         Patterns and Practices

So, this means that my web.config should look like this from now on:

<authentication mode="Forms">

<forms name="StanleyAuth"

path="/"

protection="Encryption">       

</forms>

</authentication>

<authorization>

      <deny users="?"/>

</authorization>

Blessings,

James.



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James Hippolite
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New Zealand


Welcome to my technical blog. 

Here, I attempt to distill the Microsoft Certified Professional Developer knowledge I have accumulated since first qualifying MCP in 1996.  This blog started on 13 September 2007 as an off-shoot from my mixed up personal blog.  But it took a shot in the arm from Scott Hanselman's talk at TechEd New Zealand 08 "32 Ways To Make Your Blog Suck Less".