[Dshield] NTP and the US Robotics 802.11g WAP (USR8054)

Don Peasley dPeasley at epix.net
Sat Mar 6 16:40:53 GMT 2004


FYI:
The USR8054 802.11g wireless access point router has the wonderful 
capability to synchronize its internal clock via NTP.  If the user does 
not configure the NTP server, it will attempt to find one on its own, 
thereby creating a large number of firewall hits from timeservers 
throughout the world.

As a benefit, this may be an indication that someone had added one to 
your LAN...

(Sorry about the excess log entries Johannes)
--don--





More information about the list mailing list