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Re: [users] MAC -> IP?

On 18 Jun 2001, Guy Geens wrote:

> >>>>> "S" == S Breedveld <S.Breedveld@ITS.TUDelft.NL> writes:
> S> PROTO=UDP SPT=2301 DPT=2301 LEN=220 Jun 18 15:05:54 aluqah kernel:
> S> UDP Dropped: IN=eth0 OUT=
> S> MAC=ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:00:c0:f0:19:b0:8e:08:00 SRC=
> S> DST= LEN=176 TOS=0x00 PREC=0x00 TTL=128 ID=2151
> S> PROTO=UDP SPT=1015 DPT=1015 LEN=156
> (The last part of my previous message:)
> It looks to me like someone who has misconfigured their machine. Mail
> the log extract to your ISP to complain.
I have complained, but they are unwilling to listen. They do not
understand these stuff. I can internet, so they have fulfilled their
obligations. That's the monopoly they have.

> And in the mean time, turn off logging for this type of traffic.
My computer is constantly fired with ARP requests from other hosts in my
cable modem network. Is there a way to block these requests? I do not know
which protocol(s) they consists of.

Thanks in advance,

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