Application running on server is AD and Exchange. os is running with windows server 2008.

Posted on 2011-10-03
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
my 2 servers are automatically getting shutdown i found below error in application logs..

Application running on server is AD and Exchange. os is running with windows server 2008.

The process wininit.exe ( has initiated the power off of computer xyz on behalf of user NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM for the following reason: Legacy API shutdown
Reason Code: 0x80070000
Shutdown Type: power off
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    sounds like the sleeper virus.

    Run malwarebytes, combofix, normal AV solutions etc.....

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