Lsass.exe Causes an Access Violation
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Domain controllers in parent and child domains in Windows 2000 may become slow and eventually restart because there is heap damage which forces an access violation in Lsass.exe.
This issue can occur when there is heap damage because there is an invalid pointer allocation.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
The English-language version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
Date Time Version Size File name ----------------------------------------------------- 7/21/2000 5:12pm 5.0.2195.2103 906,000 Ntdsa.dll 7/19/2000 7:08pm 5.0.2195.2103 378,640 Samsrv.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Windows 2000. This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 2.
For additional information about how to install Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 hotfixes at the same time, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Installing Microsoft Windows 2000 and Windows 2000 Hotfixes
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Article ID: 269135 - Last Review: 10/20/2013 23:48:13 - Revision: 3.4
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- Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
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