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Old 08-19-2009, 11:57 AM   #1
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Shorewall / message logs


Hi all I am getting tons and tons of firewall messages. Can anyone advise if I should be worried or is this telling me shorewall is doing what it is designed to do?

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Aug 19 17:52:42 Sapphire-home kernel: [68833.772534] Shorewall:net2fw: DROP:IN=eth0 OUT= MAC=00:19:e0:74:3a:d5:00:1b:11:ad:8e:dd:08:00 SRC=70.166.102.49 DST=192.168.0.4 LEN=52 TOS=0x00 PREC=0x00 TTL=110 ID=8242 DF PROTO=TCP SPT=60894 DPT=11470 WINDOW=8192 RES=0x00 SYN URGP=0
Aug 19 17:52:45 Sapphire-home kernel: [68836.764309]
 
Old 08-19-2009, 04:01 PM   #2
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It's just telling you what packets it is dropping.
 
Old 08-19-2009, 04:50 PM   #3
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So thats a good thing!?! Specially as its from the outside world and unknown to me.
 
Old 08-19-2009, 06:39 PM   #4
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Yes, unless you're expecting something to reply on TCP port 11470.
 
  


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