Re: intrusion ?

From: Moe Trin (ibuprofin_at_painkiller.example.tld)
Date: 05/03/05

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    Date: Tue, 03 May 2005 14:55:06 -0500

    In article <d5611n$8jf$>, GavT wrote:

    >I think someone is trying to access my router from the net. my log shows the
    >following incoming connection:
    >prot remote ip rem port local ip local prt
    >tcp http 80 1077

    So, what person on your net it trying to connect to a web server on (Actually, it looks like some web forum.) Is your host
    infected, or are you just trying to autoload some site?

    >There are at least 50 attempts over 5 minutes


    >There is out going trafic from my pc to the same ip but none from the

    It could be that your router is mis-configured, but any time you see traffic
    from a "high" port (over 1025) to a "low" port on a remote site, the odds
    that the traffic did NOT originate on your host are about the same as finding
    that your neighbor is actually an extra-terrestrial - it's possible, but
    EXTREMELY unlikely.

    >what do you think.? a ip lookup comes back negetive

    [compton ~]$ whois
    NetRange: -
    OrgName: Liquid Web
    OrgID: LQWB
    Address: 4210 Creyts Rd.
    City: Lansing
    StateProv: MI
    PostalCode: 48917
    Country: US


    [compton ~]$ rwhois
    %rwhois V-1.5:003eff:00 (by Network Solutions, Inc.
    network:Org-Name:ufo hosting
    network:Street-Address:116 paterson street birkenhead
    network:State:wirral mer

    I'm told that using a 'hotmail' address for business is a violation of
    hotmail's Acceptable Use Policy. It's rather interesting that the domain
    information only reached the referral server today.

            Old guy

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