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Re: What is it that is hitting my Firewall ... lots?

On Tuesday, 19.04.2005 at 19:11 +1000, David Powell wrote:

> Apr 19 15:00:51 database kernel: block: IN=eth0 OUT=
> MAC=ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:00:0f:66:8c:77:75:08:00 SRC=
> DST= LEN=135 TOS=0x00 PREC=0x00 TTL=150 ID=0 PROTO=UDP
> SPT=17603 DPT=162 LEN=115

This tells us that it's UDP port 162, which, according to /etc/services
on my machine is an SNMP-related activity.  Sounds like its some kind of
monitoring with SNMP, then.  Perhaps you need to switch that off on the
router, if you don't need it?

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