How to Remove “lsass.exe”

What is lsass.exe?

lsass stands for Local Security Authentication Server. It is a legitimate file and is highly essential program for Windows operating system. It is used for verfying user authentication in logins for PCs or servers. It is typically located in c:\windows.

Malware programmers write malicious program and name such files after Isass.exe to spread virus through the internet.

Affected Platform: Windows OS

How to check if your computer is infected with lsass.exe malware?

If you notice your PC suffering in speed and performance, take the following steps to check against a possible virus attack:

Step 1: Simultaneously press CTRL+ALT+DEL keys to open Task Manager.

Step 2: If you notice lsass.exe is taking too much CPU usage, or find it located outside the designated c:\program file, you should run an antivirus scan to get rid of the malware.

How to remove the lsass.exe file from system using Comodo Free Antivirus?

Step 1: Download our award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove the lsass.exe virus from your computer including all other malwares!

 

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Malware Entries

First Seen: 04 October 2018 at 2:39 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 8a23ae6a7ec3752e
e76fc5b17add43fa
8f8ef165
0abe641506660762
6d649d063b825642
Packed.Win32
.MUPX.Gen
No 0.0.0.0 N/A Serbia N/A
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable e72c773bf304aba4
b8ae0abf6b88e29d
39b3c00e
f1600419e90c847d
d831f760ce47df73
Virus.Win32.
Virut.Ce
No 6.1.7601.2
2653
(win7sp1_l
dr.140411-
1533)
6.1.7601.2
2653
154.236.177.122/32 N/A
3 QQ954043700 Executable 28178c475fa7c57b
aa00cf74a7da394f
2a778460
92317656170080f8
b5dae7a7862c349b
TrojWare.Win
32.Trojan.XP
ack.~gen1
No 2.0.0.0 2.0.0.0 Internal Submission N/A
4 Microsoft Corporation Executable ed59ff196989ffee
6db3e917f6d2a65c
0770471f
7c61113dbf952408
0135cb60a2bc04b6
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.1.7601.1
8443
(win7sp1_g
dr.140411-
1533)
6.1.7601.1
8443
154.236.177.122/32 N/A
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3

Safe Entries

First Seen: 24 September 2008 at 9:21 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 Microsoft Corporation Executable ff48b178183ebf0c
c7e5ecf9e580b71e
b8d29c1c
94e06d509d508077
74f35bee3163e806
Yes 10.0.16299
.15
(WinBuild.
160101.080
0)
10.0.16299
.15
United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 3f21cf979fd67f0f
f436da37a0296adc
95bee69d
d4b61a935670c57a
0dea81b4f4a12169
No 5.2.3790.0
(srv03_rtm
.030324-20
48)
5.2.3790.0 10.224.25.96/32
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable cefed089a1c69ff3
7c82cf2f94bc4ffc
556deee7
04beb7de532f2baf
d39c31d0774081f9
No 6.1.7601.2
4236
(win7sp1_l
dr_escrow.
180815-170
0)
6.1.7601.2
4236
Argentina
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