Re: D-link dsl-504 cant block ports
From: Hairy One Kenobi (abuse_at_[127.0.0.1)
Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2004 10:23:31 +0100
"rello" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> hi we have a network of two sharing a dsl connection
> port scans from grc and sygate both reveal many ports open..in fact
> only about 6 are stealthed.......the strange thing is if we install a
> software firewall,,,[tried kerio and zonealarm] we get exactly the
> same result...i have used kerio b4 on a small network with no hardware
> and found it to be pretty excellent...i can only assume the the router
> is to blame....it is supposed to have a firewall that obviously is not
> working properly...
> any advice on securing this network gratefully received
1. Turn off the DMZ function (note - this is just a Wild Ass Guess)
2. See if there is more up-to-date firmware available
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