From: Sushanth Abhishek on

I runnng a traditional asp app on iis6. Things were working fine until
1 months ago when we started having problems with people being able to
login; people just get thrown back to the login page despite their
login credentials being correct. There are definitely no problems with
accessing the SQL server as the login pages work with issues many a
times. Also i have checked the scripts and connection to the Db; no
problems there.

Upon checking the logs, we noticed this warning throwing up many a

Event Type: Warning
Event Source: IISADMIN
Event Category: None
Event ID: 105
Date: 2/12/2010
Time: 12:06:48 PM
User: N/A
Computer: <computer_name>
IISADMIN service failed to verify anonymous/wam account <domain_name>/
<user_account>. Some IIS functions can fail for this reason.

For more information, see Help and Support Center at

Have trying searching for an answer to this for while and followed
quite a few solutions, including:
1. ensuring the network service and iis_wpg have rights to the
necessary system and app folders
2. resetting the anon user password
3. setup the McAfee antivirus to ignore the app folders and sub-

However, the issue persists. Any solutions?

OS: Windows 2003 Enterprise with SP2
Other Info: Box also acts as DC and Exchange Server
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