This time it was pretty interesting task. We needed a generic ftp account for all the public users to upload their stuff to our ftp server. However, the requirement was to prevent them from downloading other users’ files from this ftp server. The Write-Only access if you will.
We have recently migrated one of our IIS applications with SQL database on background from Windows 2003 to Windows 2008 R2. And it stopped talking to database. Same ports opened, same ODBC connector created, but no data in any fields in web application