Was this page helpful?
Your feedback about this content is important. Let us know what you think.
Additional feedback?
1500 characters remaining
Export (0) Print
Expand All
Important This document may not represent best practices for current development, links to downloads and other resources may no longer be valid. Current recommended version can be found here.

Security Configuration Files 

Security configuration files contain information about the code group hierarchy and permission sets associated with a policy level. It is strongly recommended that you use the .NET Framework Configuration tool (Mscorcfg.msc) or Code Access Security Policy tool (Caspol.exe) to modify security policy to ensure that policy changes do not corrupt the security configuration files.

The following table shows the locations of the security configuration files.

Enterprise policy configuration file  

Windows 2000

%runtime install path%\Config\Enterprisesec.config

Windows NT

%runtime install path%\Config\Enterprisesec.config

Windows 98 and Windows Millennium Edition (Windows Me)

%runtime install path%\Config\Enterprisesec.config

Machine policy configuration file  

Windows 2000

%runtime install path%\Config\Security.config

Windows NT

%runtime install path%\Config\Security.config

Windows 98 and Windows Me

%runtime install path%\Config\Security.config

User policy configuration file  

Windows 2000

%USERPROFILE%\Application data\Microsoft\CLR security config\vxx.xx\Security.config

Windows NT

%USERPROFILE%\Application data\Microsoft\CLR security config\vxx.xx\Security.config

Windows 98 and Windows Me

%WINDIR%\username\CLR security config\vxx.xx\Security.config   

See Also

Community Additions

ADD
Show:
© 2015 Microsoft