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.

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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: 05 February 2018 at 11:10 am
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 N/A Executable 90e52a7430f1a13c
c1c9344fed70632e
5e4ed051
612692bed3bb0137
a4700adf43ca6fd9
Backdoor.Win
32.Popwin.~I
Q
Yes N/A N/A China N/A
2 N/A Executable bf8507dd40856679
b86687206f0b3a32
528898d5
2d97ef06049e4e83
e4a393638402cbe7
N/A No N/A N/A Europe N/A
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable db51df38895f1427
88f6606a991a8ab3
385a67e6
69e98500f89bddd7
5a5a57e4159e1da8
Virus.Win32.
Virut.CE
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2113)
5.1.2600.5
512
197.34.10.238/32 N/A
4 Microsoft Windows Oprtating System Executable 6383995b2e999182
f2d3cda3d895e467
456838ed
956addabe93e91ea
9c203714da5e052b
ApplicUnwnt No 6.1.7601.2
3841
6.1.7601.2
3841
China N/A
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12

Safe Entries

First Seen: 17 September 2008 at 8:30 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 ReactOS Development Team Executable 6d9c4292807d8878
348b961160a83202
857c9c74
9c854fdce4eb4e87
9b84e8be476c778e
No 0.4.8 0.4.8 United States
2 Microsoft Corporation Executable 560d6952fc703e9e
1fb4c373c26885c0
4bde545d
a6cd5892a47cfee8
719f27b4e8061624
No 4.00 4.00 United States
3 Microsoft Corporation Executable b0de15e98f322d0f
4983098ce7b59e59
a4482a2c
bc16a35900d8abdb
ce0d87e9fcf21f65
No 5.1.2600.5
512
(xpsp.0804
13-2113)
5.1.2600.5
512
United States
4 ReactOS Development Team Executable 6d9c4292807d8878
348b961160a83202
857c9c74
9c854fdce4eb4e87
9b84e8be476c778e
No 0.4.8 0.4.8 10.108.51.194/32
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