Protected Storage Service

The Protected Storage Service component provides support for the Protected Storage service, which runs within the lsass.exe process. This service provides protected storage for sensitive data from users, processes, and services, that are not authorized access to the data. Sensitive data typically includes passwords and encrypted data.


This component is associated with the Protected Storage service.

Associated Components

This component is associated with the Primitive: Pstorsvc component.


There are no configurable settings for this component.

Last updated on Wednesday, October 18, 2006

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