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buffer overrun

By ipenev ·
I get the message: "Buffer overrun detected". What I found out was that at start-up Rundll32 is presented in the CTRL-ALT-DEL menu, but right after I run ANY browser - it disappears, followed by the quoted above message. Please advise. My OS is Win'98SE.

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by dmiles In reply to buffer overrun

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To resolve this problem, install the 823559 package from the following Microsoft Windows Update Web site. The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:

Download the 823559 package now. (

Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file. For more information about how to download patches from Windows Update for installation later, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
323166 ( How to download Windows updates and drivers from the Windows Update Catalog
There are no prerequisites to installing this patch.
Installation information
This patch supports the following Setup switches: ? /q: Specifies Quiet mode or suppresses messages when the files are being extracted.
? /q:u: Specifies User-Quiet mode. User-Quiet mode presents some dialog boxes to the user.
? /q:a: Specifies Administrator-Quiet mode. Administrator-Quiet mode does not present any dialog boxes to the user.
? /t: path: Specifies the target folder for extracting files.
? /c: Extracts the files without installing them. If /t: path is not specified, you are prompted for a target folder.
? /c: path: Specifies the path and name of the Setup .inf file or the .exe file.
? /r:n: Never restarts the computer after installation.
? /r:i: Prompts the user to restart the computer if a restart is required, except when used with /q:a .
? /r:a: Always restarts the computer after installation.
? /r:s: Restarts the computer after installation without prompting the user.

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