According to Kalen Delaney (buy her book
) you can safely disable these services on Server 2003 running SQL 2008:
Alerter, ClipBook, Computer Browser, Messenger, Network Dynamic Data Exchange (DDE), Task Scheduler
I am not in front of a 2008 server but some or all should still be relevant.
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