Re: wuaueng.dll crashing

From: Jason Gallas (nospam_at_nospam.com)
Date: 10/09/04


Date: Fri, 08 Oct 2004 21:44:48 -0700

On Fri, 8 Oct 2004 18:36:31 -0400, "David H. Lipman"
<DLipman~nospam~@Verizon.Net> wrote:

>1) Download the following three items...
>
> Trend Sysclean Package
> http://www.trendmicro.com/download/dcs.asp
>
> Latest Trend signature files.
> http://www.trendmicro.com/download/pattern.asp
>
> Adaware SE
> http://www.lavasoftusa.com/
>
>Create a directory.
>On drive "C:\"
>(e.g., "c:\New Folder")
>or the desktop
>(e.g., "C:\Documents and Settings\lipman\Desktop\New Folder")
>
>Download sysclean.com and place it in that directory.
>Dowload the signature files (pattern files) by obtaining the ZIP file.
>For example; lpt186.zip
>
>Extract the contents of the ZIP file and place the contents in the same directory as
>sysclean.com.
>
>2) Update Adware with the latest definitions.
>3) If you are using WinME or WinXP, disable System Restore
> http://vil.nai.com/vil/SystemHelpDocs/DisableSysRestore.htm
>4) Reboot your PC into Safe Mode
>5) Using both the Trend Sysclean utility and Adaware, perform a Full Scan of your
> platform and clean/delete any infectors/parasites found.
>6) Restart your PC and perform a "final" Full Scan of your platform using both the
> Trend Sysclean utility and Adaware
>7) If you are using WinME or WinXP,Re-enable System Restore and re-apply any
> System Restore preferences, (e.g. HD space to use suggested 400 ~ 600MB),
>8) Reboot your PC.
>9) If you are using WinME or WinXP, create a new Restore point
>10) Please report back your results

No viruses, minimal spyware. I ended up going to windows update and
downloading the .net 1.1 update. That seemed to fix things. Go
figure.