Re: strange connect attempts FROM port 80 to random(?) ports...

From: Duane Arnold (
Date: 09/19/04

Date: Sun, 19 Sep 2004 01:28:27 GMT wrote in news:1095547265.894819.139870

> Hi everyone!
> I'm having quite a few connect attempts from foreign hosts lately,
> always originating on port 80, and heading for a random port on my
> system.

> What could be causing hits like these...? :-?

Why do you even care? The FW is rejecting it. So, you have a few attempts
at some ports and they are being *rejected*. It's something I wouldn't even
give a second thought to it.

And if you had a cheap NAT router setting there, you certainly would pay no
attention to it.

Duane :)

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