0 Replies Latest reply on Sep 14, 2016 1:22 PM by thedrakenangel

    Solarwinds Orion, Thousands of event id 4625 from a solarwinds poller attempting to access as root

    thedrakenangel

       

      I am getting this on one server in my environment. the server happens to be a sql server. Has anyone seen this or has anyone resolved this issue? the log error is listed below.

       

      An account failed to log on.

       

        

       

      Subject:

       

      Security ID: NULL SID

       

      Account Name: -

       

      Account Domain: -

       

      Logon ID: 0x0

       

        

       

      Logon Type: 3

       

        

       

      Account For Which Logon Failed:

       

      Security ID: NULL SID

       

      Account Name: root

       

      Account Domain: Redacted (local server)

       

        

       

      Failure Information:

       

      Failure Reason: Unknown user name or bad password.

       

      Status: 0xc000006d

       

      Sub Status: 0xc0000064

       

        

       

      Process Information:

       

      Caller Process ID: 0x0

       

      Caller Process Name: -

       

        

       

      Network Information:

       

      Workstation Name: Redacted (solarwinds poller)

       

      Source Network Address: Redacted

       

      Source Port: 61248

       

        

       

      Detailed Authentication Information:

       

      Logon Process: NtLmSsp

       

      Authentication Package: NTLM

       

      Transited Services: -

       

      Package Name (NTLM only): -

       

      Key Length: 0

       

        

       

      This event is generated when a logon request fails. It is generated on the computer where access was attempted.

       

        

       

      The Subject fields indicate the account on the local system which requested the logon. This is most commonly a service such as the Server service, or a local process such as Winlogon.exe or Services.exe.

       

        

       

      The Logon Type field indicates the kind of logon that was requested. The most common types are 2 (interactive) and 3 (network).

       

        

       

      The Process Information fields indicate which account and process on the system requested the logon.

       

        

       

      The Network Information fields indicate where a remote logon request originated. Workstation name is not always available and may be left blank in some cases.

       

        

       

      The authentication information fields provide detailed information about this specific logon request.

       

      - Transited services indicate which intermediate services have participated in this logon request.

       

      - Package name indicates which sub-protocol was used among the NTLM protocols.

       

      - Key length indicates the length of the generated session key. This will be 0 if no session key was requested.