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DPR-ERR-2079 Firewall Security Rejection. Your request was rejected by the security firewall.

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Problem(Abstract)

Error occurs when running a report.

Error Message:

Cognos 10 An error has occurred.

DPR-ERR-2079 Firewall Security Rejection. Your request was rejected by the security firewall.

Please try again or contact your administrator.

Environment

Distributed (2-server) environment, with Cognos Application Firewall (CAF) enabled on both servers.

Resolving the problem

Within Cognos Configuration, set all of the URI settings to fully qualified URI's:

Example of Gateway URI: http://machine-name.domain-name.com:80/cognos10/cgi-bin/cognos.cgi

Steps:Open Cognos Configuration and edit all of the URI settings so that they are fully qualified in all Cognos environments.

Related information

KB 1012791: DPR-ERR-2079 Firewall Security Rejection. Your request was rejected by the security firewall KB 1017744: Error selecting a very large number of values from Search & Select Prompt

Document information

More support for: Cognos Business Intelligence
Cognos Connection

Software version: 10.2, 10.2.1, 10.2.2

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1339814

Modified date: 17 November 2016