[Dshield] ping sweep

Rick Leske rick at jaray.net
Thu Sep 18 23:12:31 GMT 2003

umm possibly a virus trying to find network shares?

sweep it for bugs:



> -----Original Message-----
> From: list-bounces at dshield.org [mailto:list-bounces at dshield.org]On
> Behalf Of Neil G. Lovering
> Sent: Thursday, September 18, 2003 5:28 PM - FamHost
> To: General DShield Discussion List
> Subject: [Dshield] ping sweep
> Hey all,
> I just started looking at a W2k server for a customer, and when I fired
> up Network Monitor, it seems that the server itself is doing a massive
> ping sweep of the entire 192.168.x.y IP range.  Has anyone seen such
> behavior before, or know what might be the source of this?
> There also seems to be a considerable number of outgoing echoes to
> various asiapac IP addresses.  A quick search by spybot found a few
> minor things, but the ping (echoes) continue.
> Neil 
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