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Hacktool.LSADump

Hacktool.LSADump

Updated:
15 February 2006
Risk Impact:
Medium
Systems Affected:
Windows

Behavior

Hacktool.LSADump is a hack tool that is used to gather Windows password hashes from computers running Windows.
Hacktool.LSADump is a hack tool that is used to gather Windows password hashes from computers running Windows.

When executed, the risk will create the following files:
lsadump2.exe
dumplsa.dll

The risk will then dump the LSA secrets of the computer it is running on. This can contain passwords and other confidential information.