May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- RedCannon Security announced today that its product line, including Fireball(TM) Enterprise and Fireball(TM) CyberProtection Suite, is protecting computer users against the newly discovered Sasser worm, which attempts to exploit the Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS) vulnerability described in the April 13 Microsoft Security Bulletin.
What does LSASS stand for?
LSASS stands for Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (Microsoft)
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MS04-044: The Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS) provides an interface for managing local security, domain authentication and Active Directory processes.
323 protocol implementation, Help and Support Center, Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS), Microsoft's ASN.
The worm exploits the Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS) issue that was addressed by the security update released on April 13 in conjunction with Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-011.
By late morning, LURHQ confirmed the presence of the new worm, named Sasser, which exploits the recently announced Microsoft Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS) vulnerability.
The critical discoveries include dangerous flaws in Windows Remote Procedure Call (RPC), Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS), and in the rendering of Windows Metafile (WMF) and Enhanced Metafile (EMF) image formats.