Go to Select AVG Forums General Information Information AVG ZEN AVG Zen Dashboard Wonder if it could be something else having to do with the router or router usb used in the desktop. BTW I appreciate your thoughts and help Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Pick your fav here. http://ccm.net/forum/affich-59483-system-shutdown Sign up now.

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TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/nt-authority-system-and-dcom-are-shutting-down-my-computer.825373/ On all three drop-down boxes in this window, select "Take no action." This temp fix will give you the time to update. I strongly believe it is the System Restore The reason for my theory is due to the fact that the first time I tried running the removal tool, I did not Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Just for fun.

As soon as we become aware of a less-drastic yet more certainly effective means of ensuring identification of whatever the attackers may have done, we will pass that along. http://freehomedesignsoftware.net/nt-authority/nt-authority-system-shutdown-fix.html Would it make sense to System Restore to before the first attempt at installing AVG 8 Free then un-install AVG 7.5 free before again downloading a fresh copy of AVG 8 Now the only reason that this worm has become a nuisance is because of the way it tries to find the vulnerable machines. Please save all work in progress and log off.

Not that we do readings of such but I wonder if it's in there. H 0 Message Expert Comment by:mozzybytes ID: 91325132003-08-12 Physically Disconnect from the Internet While the system is shut down, disconnect any network (local network, cable modem, DSL, broadband, etc.) from I put up the firewall, which stopped the shutdown message from appearing. Check This Out After the update, reverse the procedure to get RPC back. === Said here: http://www.experts-exchange.com/Operating_Systems/WinXP/Q_20706639.html 0 LVL 34 Overall: Level 34 Windows XP 32 Message Accepted Solution by:sramesh2k sramesh2k earned 125

If you have a virus scanner on your computer, make sure you download the latest virus definitions for it. === Around the Internet, system administrators report strange "rebooting" of their Windows Aug 6, 2003 #4 SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,715 +397 Wow 7 times, lol. by R.

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The following corrective action will be taken in 60000 milliseconds: Reboot the machine. I then downloaded the patch from Microsoft and then ran the removal tool. Hence, if a host is discovered to have been the victim of the RPC DCOM exploit, and until organizations such as CERT, NAI, etc can issue more definitive information on what NT AUTHORITY SYSTEM and DCOM are shutting down my computer!

Report vin- Apr 20, 2010 06:30AM i am using avast and I have problem it gets shut down in after 1 hour and if I start computer just after that it An error message appears: "This system is shutting down. by R. this contact form The vulnerability attack can fool software into accepting insecure commands that could let intruders steal data, delete files or eavesdrop on e-mails.

Also, when enabling/disabling a firewall always follow that with a reboot or in some cases your action will not be "active". Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Anyway, I must get back to my errands now. It was right after the 30 daytrial download that my pc went to crap!

The following corrective action will be taken in 60000 milliseconds: Reboot the machine. I get the count down rpc thing and after 60 seconds in shuts down. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Advisory Warning to all users of the following operating systems: Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 Terminal Services Edition Microsoft Windows 2000 Microsoft Windows XP Microsoft Windows Server 2003