Just thought I'd share this info with you all, I hope all your computers are virus free
As you may have heard on the news, many Internet users are experiencing problems with their computers shutting down abruptly. It is the result of a computer vulnerability and is being experienced by computer users around the world. It is due to a computer worm that scans computers checking to see if a setting on your computer, port 135, is open. If so, the worm takes advantage of the computer and shuts it down.
If your computer has not been infected, you should go to one of the web sites shown below to update your anti-virus software or install a patch to prevent infection.
Here is an update from Symantec:
Here is an update from McAfee:
Here is a Microsoft bulletin regarding this vulnerability:
For more information, please refer to this article in USA Today:
If your computer becomes infected and shuts itself down, you will need to contact your computer dealer or support provider for assistance.