Buffer overrun detected

Posted on 2005-04-15
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
When user reboots his pc he recieves 'Buffer overrun detected'.  Can you tell me what is causing this?
Thank you.
Question by:Addpcg
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    This could be due to a number of reasons. Please see the following link (assuming system is XP):;en-us;308041

    or, if it's Win/2000, then see:;en-us;315396

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    It is most likely a virus...use detect and removal...T
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    Or incompatible RAM (speed not certified)
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    The BSOD error he has is pretty generic but I've solved it before many times with my answer.  There really weren't enough detail to form an exact conclusion.  He never made another comment so I guess it would be the administrator/moderator's recommendation for an answer.

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