Re: ZoneAlarm log shows probes *from* 127.0.0.1 ?
From: Peter (nospam_at_nospam.com)
Date: Wed, 1 Oct 2003 21:31:24 +0000 (UTC)
> Peter wrote:
>>My ZoneAlarm log is showing entries that have a Source address of
>>127.0.0.1 ! There are a number of ports being tried e.g. 1331, 1487,
>>1524, 1660, 1835, 1891, 1908, 1914 and 1991.
>>This only happens when I am connected to the internet (I'm on a
>>Screen grab from ZoneAlarm here if anyone is interested (190Kb):
>>(my machine is called "pbw2k")... its running Windows 2000.
>>Should I worry about this?
>>Thanks in advance,
> I suggest that you consider implementing IPSec to supplement ZA
> Link here for one implementation
> Tweak the rules for your machine - only tick the client rules for the ports
> you need if you don't run a server. See thread Win2K Firewall
Great link - thanks for that!
I'm not sure if this would solve this problem, although I totally go
with the concept of layered security so I'll investigate this further
and will likely implement it.