[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [suse-security] re: strange but true



And what OS were these computers that make connections while logged off 
running?

Noah.

On Tue, 28 Sep 2004, Ben wrote:

> 
> Hello all
>          I have a strange problem, I keep watch on a network belonging
> to a non-profit org at which there are one hardware firewall (linksys)
> that is a embedded linux (i think). The computers where logged off yet
> i saw that three of the computers made a tcp connection to the net.
> How is it possible to make this connection if the computers are logged off?
> is this a fault with the firewall or is it possible for a logged off computer
> to make an outgoing connection?
> Any suggestion's will be greatfully received
> 
> Yours...Ben
> :D
> 
> -- 
> Using Opera's revolutionary e-mail client: http://www.opera.com/m2/
> 
> -- 
> Check the headers for your unsubscription address
> For additional commands, e-mail: suse-security-help@xxxxxxxx
> Security-related bug reports go to security@xxxxxxx, not here
> 
> 

-- 
Check the headers for your unsubscription address
For additional commands, e-mail: suse-security-help@xxxxxxxx
Security-related bug reports go to security@xxxxxxx, not here