chelle 07:39 12 Aug 03

i am running xp i keep getting this box saying windows must restart because the remote procedure call (rpc) service terminated unexpectedly this shut down was initiated by nt authority system can anybody tell me what this means please cant stay on the net for long with it

  Jester2K II 07:56 12 Aug 03

Possible Virus (3 threds in 10 minutes today)

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Stinger will remove some - i suspect this to be the Lovsan Virus click here

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  Taff36 07:58 12 Aug 03

Two Threads with exactly the same problem posted within seconds of each other.????

  Jester2K II 08:00 12 Aug 03


I think that as there have been 3 thread on this in 10 minutes its a new virus.

Lovsan seems to fit the bill

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Stinger click here can remove this virus.

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  Jester2K II 08:33 12 Aug 03

Symantec also have a tool against this

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  chelle 13:50 13 Aug 03

thanks guys it was lovesan sorted now so i like to say thanks to all who answered cheers

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