Rpc terminates

  The_slay0r 19:27 11 Aug 2003
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my system keeps shutting down saying rpc has been unexpextedly terminated can anyone please help!

  Ironman556 20:09 11 Aug 2003

No replies to this thread yet, but I'd keep an eye on it. click here

Have you just connected to the internet when this happens? there's yet another thread just posted on this too.

Try a virus scan

  jolorna 21:26 11 Aug 2003

i have been having the same problem tonight,i have done a virus scan which was ok, im using freeserve at the moment touch wood it has stopped doing it so im wondering if it had anything to do with the server

  montyburns 22:16 11 Aug 2003

Can't find the other thread. This has happened to me tonight too...

Is the fact that it seems to be happening to loads of folks at once significant? Anyone know of any likely implications of being "hacked" - I mean, is it more likely to be a "one man band" snooping into our hard drives, or an automated system sifting thru to find ..... well God knows what?!

  Ironman556 22:18 11 Aug 2003

Welcome to your BTopenworld Dial-up Service Status Summary. Aug 11, 2003, 10:08 P.M.

Status:

Virus Notification

The Internet is experiencing problems with the DCOM RPC virus/trojan affecting users computers. This can be prevented by running the patch from click here Users can prevent the trojan acting by running a Firewall on their computer. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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