LSA Denial of Service
Reported December 16, 1999 by Network Associates
According to the report released by NAI, "The Local Security Authority is the center of the Windows NT security subsystem. The LSA is a user-mode process (LSASS.EXE) used to maintain security information of a system known as the Local Security Policy.
The Local Security Policy is stored in the registry and
Also, the network logon service (SERVICES.EXE) which
Windows NT provides the ability to open and manipulate the
Discovered by NAI