• File Path: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\acledit.dll
  • Description: Access Control List Editor


Type Hash
MD5 4A2E04302B180C7C6F42ACC015DA5E59
SHA1 3037D3DE78A1B8DC4B245DA8E462DD2D72E16CC2
SHA256 21931694874BDB65642D6FEA9410298703836EC5D7258123A734DE7A0A30BDC7
SHA384 05980F5E43F9F792637FD97794C0E44EBF109E5ACF35F56CF2F6D0D0D98E6B280E5FA9C49D0B3AD9A3ED16F7E1274776
SHA512 C77A573BEE705F922DC0DE63531C70C2E94BE843829B59E2A21942B174633B69F189EA7D86000081059347BAF7AF60829F0BC96ED3685C4B10A4727ABFD5EDA3
SSDEEP 96:wUsyq7l8N0sN+CeuPzQ2+QZ3ehTDLUASwpBArn/6rstCPzCEW1YTWw9oOA:lq7l8N02Pz5+QxgZBAWDPzPW2TWRO
IMP 73B56FCAA206B14596A4684588E01D6D
PE256 1B93226F3F9657793EF02527A86A9B49DBD3F9032CCE5564AA6BE7A88940887D

DLL Exports:

Function Name Ordinal Type
SedDiscretionaryAclEditor 6 Exported Function
FMExtensionProcW 4 Exported Function
SedTakeOwnership 8 Exported Function
SedSystemAclEditor 7 Exported Function
EditAuditInfo 1 Exported Function
DllMain 5 Exported Function
EditPermissionInfo 3 Exported Function
EditOwnerInfo 2 Exported Function


  • Status: Signature verified.
  • Serial: 330000026551AE1BBD005CBFBD000000000265
  • Thumbprint: E168609353F30FF2373157B4EB8CD519D07A2BFF
  • 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: acledit.dll
  • Product Name: Microsoft Windows Operating System
  • Company Name: Microsoft Corporation
  • File Version: 10.0.19041.1 (WinBuild.160101.0800)
  • Product Version: 10.0.19041.1
  • Language: English (United States)
  • Legal Copyright: Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
  • Machine Type: 32-bit

File Scan

  • VirusTotal Detections: 0/69
  • VirusTotal Link:

File Similarity (ssdeep match)

File Score
C:\Windows\system32\acledit.dll 35

Possible Misuse

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

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