The following Potential Threat is posed by lsass.exe:
- If multiple instances of the process are running on your PC, we suggest that you take utmost precausion.
- The lsass.exe process is possibly a Trojan, which allows attacks from the outside that target sensitive data such as passwords and Internet banking data.
- The lsass.exe file is also known as a possible downloader, whose main function is to download additional Viruses and spyware to your computer.
Information about the lsass.exe process
The lsass.exe process is the local security authentication server from Windows. It checks, for example, registration and identification of a user during access to a PC and prevents unauthorized access to personal data. It is a decisive information provider for other processes as well.