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Re: [SLUG] [OT] Someone trying to hack me
- To: <gnudev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] [OT] Someone trying to hack me
- From: Howard Lowndes <lannet@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Sep 19 08:39:02 2001
- Cc: <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Its probably the Nimda attack. It started about 23:00 last night.
On Wed, 19 Sep 2001 gnudev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> Hi sluggers,
> I am convinced someone is trying to hack me, or crack rather. I am sitting
> on a dialup connection, and there's strange traffic happening. Even when I'm
> not FTP'ing or anything, I see I have sent out like half a megabyte or
> Is this unusual???
> I am using Windows 98 SE on this particular connection.
> Is there a packet sniffer for Windows that I can sit on the connection to
> inspect all incoming and outgoing traffic, and get the IP address of the
> other side, etc?
> What is the best firewall that I can install for Windoze 98?
> Thanks heaps.
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