TCPIP connect limit reached

  numskull 20:57 02 Apr 05
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I keep getting this warning in the "event viewer"

Source: Tcpip
Version: 5.2
Symbolic Name: EVENT_TCPIP_TCP_CONNECT_LIMIT_REACHED
Message: TCP/IP has reached the security limit imposed on the number of concurrent (incomplete) TCP connect attempts.

When I go to the Microsoft help it says : -

User Action
This event is a warning that a malicious program or a virus might be running on the system. To troubleshoot the issue, find the program that is responsible for the failing connection attempts and, if the program might be malicious, close the program as follows.

How do I find the possible malicious programme?
AVG says - no virus. CCleaner run weekly.
Using XP SP2

  easyrider66 23:30 03 Apr 05

Have a read here
click here

  numskull 15:12 04 Apr 05

Thanks. So it is not really something to worry about.

  easyrider66 20:47 04 Apr 05

Well, I have used the download from that site to remove the restriction, and no problems so far.

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