What is the "lsass.exe" ? Variant 8092

Our database contains 1671 different files for filename lsass.exe but this page contains information about single file with specific attributes. If you want to see general information about the lsass.exe then visit General Information Page . You can also check most distributed file variants with name lsass.exe. This file belongs to product D-Prot? Security and was developed by company ??. This file has description ??. Agregate rating is 1(1) stars - based on 1 reviews.This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process lsass.exe.

lsass.exe Process
D-Prot? Security
Operating System:
Windows XP
Low oc0

Is the Process "lsass.exe" Safe or Threat ?

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100% of reviewed files are marked as Threat .
Our final rating for this file is Threat. Final rating is based on file reviews, discovered date, users occurence and antivirus scan results.
68% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Safe .
32% of reviewed files with different MD5 located in different directory are marked as Threat .

User Reviews of the "lsass.exe"

  • THREATrating from user MikeOne (Variant: 8092)

    In origin, this file as a core Windows system process: The process lsass.exe is the Local Security Authentication Server. It is a safe file from Microsoft. Lsass.exe is responsible for security policy enforcement within the operating system, verifies users logging on to a Windows computer or server, handles password changes, and creates access tokens. It also writes to the Windows Security Log. In this case this file shoub be a target for lot of viruses. It should be located in the %system32% directory. Check the MD5 sumcheck. In this version, this is a Worm.Win32.VB virus.