I recently came across this error while upgrading an old ASP.NET application from IIS6 to IIS7…
401 Unauthorized: Access is denied due to invalid credentials
There are times where you may need to take an ASP.NET application offline to perform maintenance.
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So what do you do if you come across this error in Visual Studio?
System.Security.SecurityException: Request for the permission of type ‘System.Web.AspNetHostingPermission, System, Version=188.8.131.52, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b77a5c561934e089' failed.
The error typically occurs when you download files from an external source into your Visual Studio project. Windows will recognise the file came from an external source and restrict permissions.