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Consider the following scenario:
In this scenario, you may be prompted for your credentials unexpectedly while you use the OWA website. This authentication prompt may occur periodically.
This issue occurs because the idle time-out setting for public computers is handled incorrectly as a session time-out.
When a public computer connects to the OWA website, you are prompted for credentials. However, the session times out after the time that is specified in the idle time-out setting. Therefore, authentication is required again while the connection remains active.
To resolve this problem, install the hotfix package that is described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2735208/ )Rollup 3 for Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) 2010 Service Pack 2
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 2783345 - Last Review: January 10, 2013 - Revision: 1.0