[Dshield] Weird scanning, weird ports, weird TCP flags..

Jon R. Kibler Jon.Kibler at aset.com
Fri Oct 24 19:27:26 GMT 2003


Nick Harley wrote:
> 
> I guess I never thought of that as a valid network, only a local
> broadcast. I learn something new every day. :)
> 
> >>> "Brian Coyle" <brian at linuxwidows.com> 10/23/2003 9:12:32 PM >>>
<SNIP!>
> 
> > but I don't understand what 126/8 is. I
> > had assumed that this would mean 126.x.x.x/8
> 
> That's exactly what it means.

126/8 is a potentially valid network -- it is currently unallocated -- I don't seem to recall a special purpose for it, but don't quote me on that.

Perhaps you are thinking of 127/8? -- the LOCAL LOOPBACK network (more or less) -- NOT the same as 126/8.

Jon Kibler
A.S.E.T., Inc.
Charleston, SC  USA




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