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#1 Dan_G


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Posted 14 January 2010 - 10:27 AM

I recently upgraded my AV to Kaspersky 6 MP4 and now have access to "Training Mode" in the firewall. I've been playing around with it seeing if I can get the rules set so that Kaspersky would not hinder my users unnecessarily.

I've noticed one very(?) strange thing. I've found that C:\Windows\System32\LSASS.exe is trying to periodically contact a server in the MSECN.net domain. Does anyone know why? So far my google-fu has let me down. (And, yes, I've made sure LSASS is int its proper location & its version in case of malware)


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#2 garmanma


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Posted 14 January 2010 - 12:05 PM

Looks like it's part of Microsoft
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#3 Romeo29


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Posted 14 January 2010 - 12:28 PM

MSECN is Microsoft Edge Caching Network, used for updating services like MSE (Microsoft Security Essentials)

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