DCOM expliot

  SurfMonkey _#:@} 12:37 20 Nov 04

I updated my avast anti virus and now its popin up and down more times than a whores knickers, which 20.11.2004 12:34:27 DCOM Exploit attack from I have installed the microsoft patch from there site so why is it still popin up through avast warning me.win xp

  sortof 13:01 20 Nov 04

Check here click here;action=display;threadid=8694

  sortof 13:04 20 Nov 04

Just checked the way that link was modified on the post. Not what I was referring to exactly. Let me try another way....

  sortof 13:06 20 Nov 04

From the link: "The RPC/DCOM exploit is a vulnerability that allows an attacker to gain access to the destination machine by
sending a malformed packet to the DCOM service. It uses the RPC TCP port 135.

How can I totally prevent this and what should I do?

- Make sure you have ALL security patches/updates from Microsoft.
- Use a firewall. Best is a router with hardware firewall.

This is constantly popping up.. Constantly!

You can disable the popup in Avast Network Shield provider"

  VoG II 13:09 20 Nov 04

click here

SurfMonkey _#:@}

Decombobulator click here

  sortof 13:50 20 Nov 04

VoG™ - Thank you very much for that advice

  woodchip 14:14 20 Nov 04

This is a Spybot Microsoft BUG Nothing to worry about

  SurfMonkey _#:@} 14:47 22 Nov 04

ok thanks all I have turned the alert of in avast as I seems to tell me that the DCOM expliot has been bloccked and ive patched up win xp and turnd of the Dcom in win xp hopefully

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