Changing the Password for FEP 2010 Reporting Server Account

Updated: March 10, 2011

Applies To: Forefront Endpoint Protection

During the Forefront Endpoint Protection installation you specify the user name and password that Forefront Endpoint Protection uses for the SQL Server Reporting Services. When the password for this account changes, you need to update the settings for the data source with the new password.

How to change the password for the Forefront Endpoint Protection reporting data source

  1. In a web browser, open the Report Manager. By default, the URL is:

    http:// ReportingServerURL /Reports

    Where ReportingServerURL is the URL of the reporting server in your organization.

  2. Click Forefront Endpoint Protection_XXX, where XXX is your Configuration Manager site code.

  3. Click Show Details and then click DataSources.

  4. Click DefaultDataSource, under Credentials stored securely in the report server, in the Password box type the new password, and then click Apply.

  5. Verify that the new password is correct by opening a Forefront Endpoint Protection report.

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