[Dshield] Unknown.level3.net:80 attempted to attack myhusband's pc

John Hardin johnh at aproposretail.com
Wed Sep 4 01:47:42 GMT 2002

On Tue, 2002-09-03 at 13:10, Coxe, John B. wrote:
> But this is outbound from d2f2t6 to level3.net, most likely with Norton
> AntiVirus realtime scan (rtvscan.exe) accounting for the LISTENING at seq no
> 2068.  Look on any Windows desktop running rtvscan.exe and the netstat
> output will show the same pairing for all established connections.

Does Windows permit you to initiate an outbound connection with a source
port that something is already LISTENing on? After a quick test with
netcat, Linux apparently does not.

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