Re: my computer is sending a lot of data out but I am not uploading?
From: Duane Arnold (notme_at_notme.com)
Date: Tue, 03 Aug 2004 01:58:55 GMT
firstname.lastname@example.org (dennis quinn) wrote in
> I have an xp machine. I have a dial-up connection
> I am using tiny firewall 6.0 I have nod32 and it's up to date. I use
> adaware and spybot, hackthis and cwsshredder. I have shut port 135
> 445 and dcom is turn off. I have also turned off the spam messages in
> messenger and the upnp is closed.
> After about 2 hours the amount of outbound traffic starts to increase
> and by the morning it tells me it has sent eg 345,987,765bytes. So,
> it ticks over like crazy even when there is no visible traffic.
> Everything that I can close is closed.
> I have used tcpview, commview and part of tfp 6.0 to monitor it. I
> can't see what or who is sending the data out. I am about to try cable
> I am coming to end of what I know. I have scanned and probed to the
> best of my ability. I am also coming to end of my rope. I am also
> seriously considering reimaging my drive, just to put an end to it.
> I am hoping that someone can help, because I would dearly love to know
> waht's going on.
> Thanks in advance. Please feel free to eamil me directly if you
Active Ports and Process Explorer are some tools you can use.