Windoews 2003 server - services

Posted on 2011-09-22
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If a service is set to logon using "Local System Account" what account is it using?

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It is a special account.

It is not an administrator account but it does use SID of administrator account. Each user in Windows have their own SID. SID sampel  - S-1-5-21-3623811015-3361044348-30300820-1013, more on SID, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Security_Identifier.

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