The game is now set to run on a single core, and you should see some improvements with connectivity issues. These can ensure you have the most up-to-date versions of the software, and help you diagnose / repair any issues with it.This won't solve everything, but it's one more thing to cross off the list. Loosing Key Packets This generally has to do with a poor internet connection.
Other things to look at include your router settings, firwall, antivirus, anti-spyware, punkbuster version, drivers... Assuming you have already dealt with all these possible issues already, you seriously need to consider the problem being your ISP.
Punk Buster is developed and published by Even Balance, Inc.
The first beta of Punk Buster was announced on September 21, 2000 for Half-Life.
Punk Buster is a computer program that is designed to detect software used for cheating in online games.
It does this by scanning the memory contents of the local machine.