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By gmoe13 ·
LSASS.exe system error when starting Windows XP on HP Ominbook

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by stultir In reply to System error message when ...

It sounds to me like the machine is infected with the Sasser virus - download a removal tool (e.g. stinger from mcafee) from the web and that should sort it.

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Forgot to add you will also need to patch the system following removal!

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by gmoe13 In reply to

I had to re-imaged the machine; the user had a backup of his files on a share so this for feasible. I tried the removal tool for the Sasser worm to no avail, Thganks.

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by cp7212 In reply to System error message when ...

If you do have the Sasser virus and you need the update, it can be found in this security update from Microsoft:

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS04-011.mspx

Good luck.

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