troubleshooting Question

Excessive Mem Usage

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Windows XP
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My WinXP machine is reporting ridiculously high amounts of mem usage from Task Manager:

wuaudt.exe         24,092K
iexplore.exe        48,460K
mantispm.exe      22,116K
zlclient.exe           3,632K
vsmon.exe          31,908K
svchost.exe         12,832K
MDM.EXE            17,380K
taskmgr.exe        16,344K
DKService.exe     42,960K
isafe.exe             18,416K
alg.exe                27,472K
spoolsv.exe          13,756K
svchost.exe          23,052K
svchost.exe          11,268K
ctfmon.exe             5,740K
svchost.exe          53,696K
svchost.exe          14,856K
lsass.exe               1,164K
services.exe           6,528K
winlogon.exe          1,532K
csrss.exe               5,928K
smss.exe                  356K
explorer.exe         51,904K
System                    220K
System Idle Process    20K

Why did it suddenly behave this way? How do I rectify it?
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