Re: 'netstat -tu' shows unexpected outbound connection
I found out why.
The outbound IP address belongs to a Windows NT machine for a
-- Yuelin Li wrote --|Mon (Nov/15/2010)[04:42]|--:
"netstat -tu" shows a connection to 172.22.202:microsoft-ds.
This connection is there all the time, even after I have
closed all web browers and network connections I know of. I
still can't think of any reason why I am connected to
172.22.202.*. My firestarter GUI shows the full IP address
being 172.22.202.35, via port 445. 'host 172.22.202.35' says
Is this something I should worry about? I can't seem to get
rid of it by temporarily stopping services.
I am running Debian Lenny x86-64, with Samba installed (but
stopped at the time of running netstat below).
$ netstat -tu
Active Internet connections (w/o servers)
Proto Recv-Q Send-Q Local Address Foreign Address State
tcp 0 0 my.own.ip.add:37306 172.22.202:microsoft-ds ESTABLISHED
udp 0 0 localhost:53855 localhost:53855 ESTABLISHED
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