<P>When the Altiris Agent is using a proxy server, it fails to post events to the Notification Server correctly. This results in the client task agent not being registered. </P> <P>A ‘Malformed HTTP response’ error message is displayed when the Altiris Agent attempts to post events to the server. <P>Note that communication involving configuration updates, basic inventory, downloading package snapshots, and downloading packages is not affected.</P>
The WinGate proxy closes the connection during the NTLM handshake.
<P>To work around this issue, you need to enable anonymous access on the ClientTaskServer VD structure. Anonymous access is disabled by default. </P><br/><p><b>Applies To</b><br/><P>Symantec Management Platform 7.0 SP1. <P>This is a problem with using WinGate proxy only. An ISA proxy works correctly. </P>