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BUG #: 352935 (SHILOH_bugs)
When SQL Server receives corrupted Tabular Data Stream (TDS) packets from a client, it may send a stack dump to the error log and shut down.The following error message is logged in the SQL Server error log:
17805, Severity: 20, State: 3 Invalid buffer received from client.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
290211 INF: How to Obtain the Latest SQL Server 2000 Service Pack
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in SQL Server 2000. This problem was first corrected in SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 1.
The short stack dump in the error log looks similar to: