event ID 18456

Posted on 2007-10-17
Last Modified: 2011-06-19
I'm getting this error on a WIN2003 server with MSSQL 2005 like every few minutes.
Category: (4)
Type: Failure Audit
Event ID: 18456
Computer: IMSDUR1
Login failed for user 'NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM'.[CLIENT: <local machine>]

Would this have anything to do with the Report Server Windows Service not connecting to the report server database?
Anything else I could be looking at?
Question by:LunaRavenscroft
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    Accepted Solution

    I'll admit, i know NOTHING about SQL. However, I've found success troubleshooting eventid's at

    I hope this helps

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