Unexpected error causes crash when updating the Console Alias Editor

Version 4

    Symptoms

     

    A  crash occurs when updating the Console Alias Editor in Ivanti Patch for Windows Servers prompting the error - An unexpected error has occurred and Ivanti Patch for Windows Servers Activation must close to recover.

    Error.PNG

     

    The following error is found in the ST.Protect.managed.user.log:

    System.InvalidOperationException: Crash from UI thread ---> System.InvalidOperationException: Crash from UI thread ---> System.InvalidOperationException: Crash from UI thread --->

    System.Security.AccessControl.PrivilegeNotHeldException: The process does not possess the 'SeSecurityPrivilege' privilege which is required for this operation.

    Cause

     

    The logged on user does not have the required rights to update application files.

     

    Resolution

     

    1. Open the Local Security Policy on the server and navigate to Local Policies > User Rights Assignment.
    2. Assign your logged in account (eg [domain]/[username]) the following rights:
      • Back up files and directories
      • Debug Programs
      • Manage auditing and Security log
      • Restore files and directories
      • Take ownership of files or other objects

     

    Affected Product(s)

     

    Ivanti Patch for Windows Server 9.3.x