Difference between revisions of "User Account Control (UAC)"

From ForensicsWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(External Links)
(External Links)
Line 16: Line 16:
 
* [http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/19165/Vista-UAC-The-Definitive-Guide Vista UAC: The Definitive Guide]
 
* [http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/19165/Vista-UAC-The-Definitive-Guide Vista UAC: The Definitive Guide]
 
* [http://blogs.msdn.com/b/alexcarp/archive/2009/06/25/the-deal-with-luafv-sys.aspx The deal with LUAFV.SYS]
 
* [http://blogs.msdn.com/b/alexcarp/archive/2009/06/25/the-deal-with-luafv-sys.aspx The deal with LUAFV.SYS]
 +
* [http://journeyintoir.blogspot.ch/2012/10/you-are-not-admin-with-uac.html You Are Not Admin with UAC], by [[Corey Harrell]], October 8, 2012
 
* [http://journeyintoir.blogspot.ch/2013/03/uac-impact-on-malware.html UAC Impact on Malware], by [[Corey Harrell]], March 4, 2013
 
* [http://journeyintoir.blogspot.ch/2013/03/uac-impact-on-malware.html UAC Impact on Malware], by [[Corey Harrell]], March 4, 2013
  
 
[[Category:Windows]]
 
[[Category:Windows]]

Revision as of 02:13, 5 March 2013

Information icon.png

Please help to improve this article by expanding it.
Further information might be found on the discussion page.

User Account Control (UAC) is a Windows sub-system introduced in Windows Vista that limits application software to standard user privileges until an administrator authorizes an increase or elevation.

The file virtualization part of UAC is also referred to as LUA (LUAFV.SYS).

EventLogs

Related EventLogs:

C:\Windows\System32\winevt\Logs\Microsoft-Windows-UAC%4Operational.evtx
C:\Windows\System32\winevt\Logs\Microsoft-Windows-UAC-FileVirtualization%4Operational.evtx 

External Links