Hacktool.LSADump

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Updated: February 15, 2006 5:32:16 PM
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.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 16, 2006
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 16, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 16, 2006
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 22, 2006

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Updated: February 15, 2006 5:32:16 PM
Risk Impact: Medium
Systems Affected: 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.