Re: Increase in port 137 scans

From: Jacques B. Siboni (jacsib@lutecium.org)
Date: 10/02/02


Date: Wed, 02 Oct 2002 16:47:16 +0000
From: "Jacques B. Siboni" <jacsib@lutecium.org>
To: security-basics@securityfocus.com

Ferry van Steen wrote:
>
> Hey there,
>
> did anyone else notice a huge increase in port 137 scans (UDP)? Usually I
> had perhaps 1 a day of those. Now I've seen atleast 10 in the past 2 hours
> alone.
>
yes and there is a huge amount of searches for cmd.exe and root.exe files

J.

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