Computer shutting down, driver over-runing buffer

  McTed 22:45 24 Mar 2008
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I'm having a right load of problems with my desktop computer.
1) it's become invested with spyware and trojans, including a dubious rogue anti-spyware programme called Virus Heat.
2) it's suddenly shutting down with the message "Driver has overrun a stack-based buffer"
3)I've downloaded an anti-spyware programme called SUPERantispyware, which has detected 246 problems, including the trojans, spyware and Virus Heat - BUT, the computer shuts down before it can quarantine them, giving me the 'driver has overrun buffer... etc' message.
It even does this in safe mode. So it's a nasty vicious circle.

Any help much appreciated.

Cheers

  RobCharles1981 22:50 24 Mar 2008

In this type of case, you should remove your spyware in Safe Mode.

  McTed 22:59 24 Mar 2008

Aaah, well, that's just it, it still shuts down in safe mode, which makes it extra frustrating.

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