NTLM authentication may stop unexpectedly in Windows 2000

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Symptoms

NTLM authentication may stop unexpectedly on your Microsoft Windows 2000-based computer.

When you view the System log in Event Viewer, you see may see an event that is similar to the following:

Event Type: Error
Event Source: LsaSrv
Event Category: Devices
Event ID: 5000
Date: Date
Time: Time
User: N/A
Computer: Computer_Name
Description: The security package Negotiate generated an exception. The package is now disabled. The exception information is the data.

Cause

This problem may occur if an access violation occurs in the Local Security Authority Subsystem process (Lsass.exe).

Resolution

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=support
Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

Prerequisites

To install this hotfix, you must have Windows 2000 Service Pack 4 installed on your computer.

Restart requirement

You must restart your computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.

File information

The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
   Date         Time   Version            Size    File name
   -----------------------------------------------------------
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6876     388,368  Advapi32.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6866      69,904  Browser.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6824     134,928  Dnsapi.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6876      92,432  Dnsrslvr.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6883      47,888  Eventlog.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6890     143,632  Kdcsvc.dll
   11-Mar-2004  02:37  5.0.2195.6903     210,192  Kerberos.dll
   21-Sep-2003  00:32  5.0.2195.6824      71,888  Ksecdd.sys
   11-Mar-2004  02:37  5.0.2195.6902     520,976  Lsasrv.dll
   25-Feb-2004  23:59  5.0.2195.6902      33,552  Lsass.exe
   21-Apr-2004  00:58  5.0.2195.6925     114,960  Msv1_0.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6897     312,592  Netapi32.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6891     371,472  Netlogon.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6896   1,028,880  Ntdsa.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6897     388,368  Samsrv.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6893     111,376  Scecli.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6903     253,200  Scesrv.dll
   05-Feb-2004  20:18  5.0.2195.6896   5,869,056  Sp3res.dll
   24-Mar-2004  02:17  5.0.2195.6824      50,960  W32time.dll
   21-Sep-2003  00:32  5.0.2195.6824      57,104  W32tm.exe

Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

More information

For additional information about the new file naming schema for Microsoft Windows software update packages, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
816915 New file naming schema for Microsoft Windows software update packages
For additional information about the terminology that is used in this article, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

Properties

Article ID: 841037 - Last Review: October 26, 2013 - Revision: 2.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
Keywords: 
kbnosurvey kbarchive kbautohotfix kbqfe kbhotfixserver kbbug kbfix kbwin2000presp5fix KB841037

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