• File Path: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\Vault.dll
  • Description: Windows vault Control Panel


Type Hash
MD5 B03FF896FFA8F7BF0FEABD4678426C4A
SHA1 22CE36DD14518015DD823ED91454A6558190E464
SHA256 CF9B852302EE8CE6B191C23F17E5F84B58A11BE78534ECF01854A56325ECC671
SHA384 183FBF17338339269424D64B5D234233D33C0DB97459A3D5E394F79306EC5543B06B5D5AD67BC2C381634D02FD815036
SHA512 920AEE332117D938033E01504554EF93A84032E6E5BA3187E93C56EF4F3428527601C0815F00F8CC38345369667F731EA7BB378F64A59CE87548E3C6F9AF85B2
SSDEEP 6144:USsDVa0fRKe2rxcFYJuNfREloCqX7jp4VDUhId8E0nysYLpQP:USsDw0fRLCuNfRrCeuV4hIEnpYL6P
IMP 9D5E2758AE15101231B46D711BD6662F
PESHA1 6F2AB9773D25ACA9D307546E2DA82AD277CF6279
PE256 6142E1B1C3D1E6E131822B14F05156F2B543F2A9069A6680FAEFE91CF7EB6BCA

DLL Exports:

Function Name Ordinal Type
DllGetClassObject 2 Exported Function
DllCanUnloadNow 1 Exported Function


  • Status: Signature verified.
  • Serial: 3300000266BD1580EFA75CD6D3000000000266
  • Thumbprint: A4341B9FD50FB9964283220A36A1EF6F6FAA7840
  • Issuer: CN=Microsoft Windows Production PCA 2011, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, S=Washington, C=US
  • Subject: CN=Microsoft Windows, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, S=Washington, C=US

File Metadata

  • Original Filename: Vault.DLL
  • Product Name: Microsoft Windows Operating System
  • Company Name: Microsoft Corporation
  • File Version: 10.0.19041.423 (WinBuild.160101.0800)
  • Product Version: 10.0.19041.423
  • Language: English (United States)
  • Legal Copyright: Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
  • Machine Type: 32-bit

File Scan

  • VirusTotal Detections: 0/68
  • VirusTotal Link:

Possible Misuse

The following table contains possible examples of Vault.dll being misused. While Vault.dll is not inherently malicious, its legitimate functionality can be abused for malicious purposes.

Source Source File Example License
malware-ioc nouns.txt vault © ESET 2014-2018
atomic-red-team To manage their credentials, users have to use additional credentials to access their keychain. If an adversary knows the credentials for the login keychain, then they can get access to all the other credentials stored in this vault. (Citation: External to DA, the OS X Way) By default, the passphrase for the keychain is the user’s logon credentials.</blockquote> MIT License. © 2018 Red Canary

MIT License. Copyright (c) 2020 Strontic.