[Dshield] Re: Various Updates

Bruce Lilly blilly at erols.com
Thu Aug 9 00:28:51 GMT 2001


> - Time Sync: There are a lot of new log submitters. Please make sure
>   your system clocks are in sync. We provide a little tool to help:
>   The page http://www1.dshield.org/timestamp.php will send a packet
>   to your computer that should be logged by your firewall. Later,
>   when you submit the log, it will send you an e-mail indicating the
>   offset.

Actually it sends a packet to my ISP's proxy server. There's a similar
issue with warning_explanation.php (which reports the proxy server's
IP address).

The way around this is to use a different sever port, a la hackerwhacker.




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