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Re: [suse-security] sendmail sec
  • From: Sven Hansen <sh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 01 Dec 2000 19:09:48 +0100
  • Message-id: <3A27E96C.48844083@xxxxxxxxxx>
webmaster wrote:
>
> Hi all,
> Returning from a week long job I have found events logged like that below.
> Unusual System Events
>
> =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
>
> Nov 29 05:31:33 mand -- MARK --
>
> Nov 29 05:42:33 mand sendmail[16558]: NOQUEUE: Null connection from
> IDENT:root@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx [209.25.174.2]
>
> Nov 29 05:42:33 mand popper[16559]: refused connect from root@xxxxxxxxxxxx
>
> Nov 29 05:42:33 mand in.telnetd[16560]: refused connect from
> root@xxxxxxxxxxxx
>
> Nov 29 05:42:34 mand in.telnetd[16561]: refused connect from
> root@xxxxxxxxxxxx
>
> Would anyone help me understatnd these - especially that of sendmail?
Someone (root@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) has scanned Your box using a
portscanner.

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_,
Regards, (_
,_)ven Hansen.

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