The request is usually issued to the Certificate Authority (CA) in the form of "http://CA/certsrv" (where CA can be the FQDN or IP address of the Certificate Authority).
When you do so, the following message may be received:
Description: Certificate Services denied request % because Access is denied. 0x80070005 (WIN32: 5). The request was for (Unknown Subject). Additional information: Denied by Policy Module.
- The Certificate Authority service is not running.
- You do not have Read and Enroll permission for the template of the certificate that you are requesting.
- Start the Certificate Services service.
- Grant Read and Enroll access for the template to the appropriate user or group by using the Sites and Services snap-in. You can set the access rights on the Security tab by expanding the following items:
Services, Public Key Services, Certificate Templates. Note that the Show Services Node check box must be selected on the View menu to see the Services tab.
Article ID: 239452 - Last Review: Mar 1, 2007 - Revision: 1