STOP 0x0000000A in Netbt.sys Caused by Invalid DNS Record

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Symptoms
You may receive a STOP 0x0000000A in Netbt.sys.
Cause
When Windows NT 4.0 computers are configured to use DNS for Windows nameresolution and if they query a DNS for a computer name and receive 0.0.0.0as the IP address, the computer may display a blue screen error.
Resolution
To work around the problem, remove the invalid record from the DNS.

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows NT 4.0 or Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
152734 How to Obtain the Latest Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack

Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Windows NT 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4.0 and Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 4.
0xa hang crash
Properties

Article ID: 188571 - Last Review: 10/26/2013 05:04:00 - Revision: 3.0

Microsoft Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition, Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition

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