What's New in IIS 7?

Changes in Security Between IIS 6.0 and IIS 7 and Above


IIS Team

IIS 7 and above bring many new security improvements from IIS 6.0. This document overviews these improvements with respect to Authentication, Authorization, SSL, Web Service Extension Restriction L...

IIS7 Security Improvements


Saad Ladki

This article contains the following: Reduced Surface Area Simplified Security Management Security Enhancements Reduced Surface Area IIS 6.0 introduced the lockdown by default approach. This was a s...

What's New for Microsoft and FTP in IIS 7?


Tim Elhajj and R McMurray

Version Notes IIS 7.5 The FTP 7.5 service ships as a feature for IIS 7.5 in Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. IIS 7.0 The FTP 7.0 and FTP 7.5 services were shipped out-of-band for IIS 7.0, whic...

What's New for WebDAV and IIS 7?


Robert McMurray

What is WebDAV? WebDAV is short for Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning, and it is an open-standard extension to the HTTP protocol that enables file management over the Internet. In addition t...