Windows XP forum: your computer might be at risk

by: dawillie May 28, 2005 12:49 PM PDT

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your computer might be at risk

by dawillie - 5/28/05 12:49 PM

I have got this message twice today on re-boot.

the entire message says 'your computer may be at risk because firewall is not turned on'.

I have the firewall enabled and has been so since i d/l SP-2.

As far as I know I am clean with AVG for default AV periodic on line scans with Trend and/ or Panda.

MSAS enabled as well as Ewido Security Suite, a second firewall Kerio v 2.1.5 and rountine malware scans with Spybot and Ad-Aware.

I am also behind a router and all of the software in 'enabled' in MS Firewall.

All these have been in place for sometime and no functionality problems.

XP-PRO-SP-2 fully patched.

Has any one else experienced this phenomenon and is there a workaround or an MS article that deals with the issue.

TIA.

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