FIX: Forms-based authentication does not work in SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services

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Article ID: 2283036 - View products that this article applies to.
Microsoft distributes Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 fixes as one downloadable file. Because the fixes are cumulative, each new release contains all the hotfixes and all the security fixes that were included with the previous SQL Server 2008 R2 fix release.
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SYMPTOMS

You use a Reporting Services security extension that implements Forms-based authentication and authorization in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2. In this situation, when you try to log on to the Report Manager page, the logon fails. Additionally, you receive the following error message: 
"Authorization ticket not received by LogonUser"
However, the Forms-based authentication works when you use the same Reporting Services security extension in SQL Server 2005 and in SQL Server 2008.

CAUSE

This issue occurs because of an error in SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services.

RESOLUTION

SQL Server 2008 R2

The fix for this issue was first released in Cumulative Update 3. For more information about how to obtain this cumulative update package for SQL Server 2008 R2, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2261464 Cumulative update package 3 for SQL Server 2008 R2
Note Because the builds are cumulative, each new fix release contains all the hotfixes and all the security fixes that were included with the previous SQL Server 2008 R2 fix release. We recommend that you consider applying the most recent fix release that contains this hotfix. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
981356 The SQL Server 2008 R2 builds that were released after SQL Server 2008 R2 was released

STATUS

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

REFERENCES

For more information about security extensions, visit the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) website:
Security extensions overview
For more information about Authentication in Reporting Services, visit the following MSDN website:
Authentication in Reporting Services
The same issue is documented in Microsoft Connect website. For more information, visit the following Microsoft website:
Reporting Services issue for Forms-based authentication and authorization
For more information about the Incremental Servicing Model for SQL Server, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
935897 An Incremental Servicing Model is available from the SQL Server team to deliver hotfixes for reported problems
For more information about the naming schema for SQL Server updates, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
822499 New naming schema for Microsoft SQL Server software update packages
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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Article ID: 2283036 - Last Review: August 16, 2010 - Revision: 1.0
APPLIES TO
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services
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