Windows System Event: 4610

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System Event » Windows System Event: 4610

Event ID 4610 - An authentication package has been loaded by the Local Security Authority.

Description An authentication package has been loaded by the Local Security Authority.This authentication package will be used to authenticate logon attempts.
Category System


The Local Security Authority calls into the appropriate authentication package during the logon process to find out if the user is authentic.

The event logs the following information:

Authentication Package Name: C:\WINDOWS\system32\kerberos.dll : Kerberos.

Event 4610 applies to the following operating systems:

  • Windows 2008 R2 and 7
  • Windows 2012 R2 and 8.1
  • Windows 2016 and 10

Corresponding event in Windows Server 2003 and earlier versions- Event 514