Re: Someone's Busy Scanning

From: Bit Twister (BitTwister_at_mouse-potato.com)
Date: 10/30/05


Date: Sun, 30 Oct 2005 08:23:30 -0600

On 30 Oct 2005 04:44:12 -0800, Ron wrote:
> My firewall is telling me that someone is scanning my UDP ports 1028,
> 1030, 1031, 1032, and 4297. Can anyone tell me what's so significant
> about those ports,

http://www.dshield.org//port_report.php?port=
http://isc.sans.org/port_details.php?port=
http://lists.thedatalist.com/portlist/lookup.php?port=

> and what would happen if they were left unprotected?

Leaving any inbound attempt port unprotected is asking for any type of
trouble and can change anytime the malware author/script kiddie wants
to change the payload.