Security Event Log

Hi,

Using Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 Pro

On the client machine when I closed a legal management software i use.:

Seems like the following error is logged:

Log Name:      Security
Source:        Microsoft-Windows-Security-Auditing
Date:          8/17/2010 8:42:30 AM
Event ID:      6281
Task Category: System Integrity
Level:         Information
Keywords:      Audit Failure
User:          N/A
Computer:      Computer1.DOMAIN.LOCAL
Description:
Code Integrity determined that the page hashes of an image file are not valid. The file could be improperly signed without page hashes or corrupt due to unauthorized modification. The invalid hashes could indicate a potential disk device error.

File Name:      \Device\HarddiskVolume3\Windows\System32\l3codeca.acm      
Event Xml:
<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
  <System>
    <Provider Name="Microsoft-Windows-Security-Auditing" Guid="{54849625-5478-4994-A5BA-3E3B0328C30D}" />
    <EventID>6281</EventID>
    <Version>0</Version>
    <Level>0</Level>
    <Task>12290</Task>
    <Opcode>0</Opcode>
    <Keywords>0x8010000000000000</Keywords>
    <TimeCreated SystemTime="2010-08-17T14:42:30.374913400Z" />
    <EventRecordID>49834</EventRecordID>
    <Correlation />
    <Execution ProcessID="4" ThreadID="44" />
    <Channel>Security</Channel>
    <Computer>Computer1.DOMAIN.LOCAL</Computer>
    <Security />
  </System>
  <EventData>
    <Data Name="param1">\Device\HarddiskVolume3\Windows\System32\l3codeca.acm</Data>
  </EventData>
</Event>

Could someone please indicate what does it mean.
Also a message pops up saying:

runtime error '5'
Invalid procedure call or argument.

Thanks
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masdf123Asked:
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SysExpertCommented:
It means that something is wrong with the file

\Device\HarddiskVolume3\Windows\System32\l3codeca.acm  

and it may be caused by a disk starting to fail or by someone deliberately tampering with the file.

I would run full hardware diagnostics on the motherboard and hard drive, and also make an image of the machine ( or full backup ) so that it can be replaced if needed.

 I hope this helps !
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masdf123Author Commented:
What is the file used for?
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SysExpertCommented:
Apparently it is a codec for playing back  a specific type of video/audio.

You might consider renaming it to l3codeca.acm.old and see if the problem goes away

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