Security Patch Is Causing Pc To Crash And Not Boot Up

I have windows updates set to the recommended automatic so i didn't really anticipate a nightmare when instead of clicking the shut down option like normal, i pressed the power down option that allowed the latest windows update including the new security patch to be installed. When i tried to power up my laptop again it would only boot for a second before abruptly switching off. It did this several times with the switch off so abrupt that i initially thought it was a power issue, but when windows repair came on, it held power fine ruling my first thought out.

The first attempt to repair did not fix the issue as on restart the laptop again randomly cut off during booting up. After more attempts to switch on, windows repair came on again but in this case after ten minutes of "attempting to repair" it came back with a result that it could not. I did however get to the option to do a system restore which thankfully appears to have worked. I am however faced with the problem of windows once again wanting me to update my system. After what happened earlier i am not keen to do so. Is there any way around this so that this update and patch will not install or that can be installed without the nightmare of it causing the laptop to repeatedly crash after. Operating software is vista.

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Extra information about the problem

Bucket id: 14338412
In fact, i have several gadgets, 1st stop happened once yesterday, then following a suggestion from windows media center to install a gadget for canal+ (french television), 5 minutes later i had the incident and reboot.

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Application version: 6. 1. 7600. 16385
Application timestamp: 4a5bc9e1
Fault module name: stackhash_21d6
Fault module version: 6. 1. 7600. 16385
Fault module timestamp: 4a5be02b
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Exception offset: 00000000000c6cd2
Os version: 6. 1. 7600. 2. 0. 0. 256. 1
Locale id: 1036
Additional information 1: 21d6
Additional information 2: 21d682fe223a25376425c7a2d09f0da6
Additional information 3: faf7
Additional information 4: faf7aeebadce84904572db18cc047304

Faulting application path: c:program fileswindows sidebarsidebar.exe

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