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Re: [SLE] Re: Network security
  • From: herman@xxxxxxxxx (Herman Knief)
  • Date: Sun, 28 May 2000 21:33:51 -0700
  • Message-id: <3931F32F.E3561313@xxxxxxxxx>



Ports 137, 138 and 139 are used by NetBIOS for name resolution and smb
services... you've got Windows boxes trying to "browse" your system.

- Herman

"S.Toms" wrote:

> On Fri, 26 May 2000, Farrell, Thom wrote:
>
> tf> Bill,
> tf>
> tf> :Anyone know what people are trying when they try to connect to port 137?
> tf>
> tf> You may want to check out the thread that starts here:
> tf> http://www.linux.ie/pipermail/ilug/1999-September/006064.html
> tf>
>
> Isn't port 137 used for identing, typically when connecting to IRC.
>
> tf> Thom
> tf>
> tf>
>
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