Consider the following scenario. A computer is configured as a Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2006 Web Proxy client. A user on this client computer tries to visit certain Web sites. In this scenario, the user receives the following error page:
The page cannot be displayed
There is a problem with the page you are trying to reach and it cannot be displayed.
Technical Information (for support personnel) Error Code: 502 Proxy Error. The HTTP message includes an unsupported header or an unsupported combination of headers. (12156)
Additionally, you experience the following symptoms:
If you perform a network trace of the HTTP traffic, you capture an HTTP header that begins with a space.
If you use ISA Server Monitoring to log the HTTP traffic, the following error information is logged:
ERROR:Multi line header - unsupported.
This problem occurs if a Web server response contains an HTTP header that begins with a space or with a TAB character.
A hotfix is available for computers that are running ISA Server 2006. To resolve this problem, install the hotfix that is described in the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article:
935882 Description of the ISA Server 2006 hotfix package that is dated April 19, 2007
Hotfix installation information
By default, this hotfix is not automatically enabled. To have us enable this hotfix for you, go to the "Fix it for me" section. If you’d rather enable this hotfix yourself, go to the "Let me fix it myself" section.
Fix it for me
To enable this hotfix automatically, click the Fix this problemlink. Then, click Run in the File Downloaddialog box and follow the steps in this wizard.
Note this wizard may be in English only; however, the automatic fix also works for other language versions of Windows.
NoteIf you are not on the computer that has the problem, you can save the automatic fix to a flash drive or to a CD so that you can run it on the computer that has the problem.
Let me fix it myself
Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322756 How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
To enable this hotfix yourself, start Registry Editor, and then configure the following registry entry:
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 Standard Edition, Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration Server 2006 Enterprise Edition, Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway, Medium Business Edition