Why am I getting PINGED?

Discussion in 'LnS English Forum' started by Bjoern, Oct 9, 2005.

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  1. Bjoern

    Bjoern Guest

    Am I right in suspecting some unsavory caracter is trying to gain access to my compter? Here's the log of blocked PINGS:
    Sun Oct 9 19:36:18 2005 1 Blocked by DoS protection 10.153.0.1
    Sun Oct 9 19:36:43 2005 1 Blocked by DoS protection 10.153.0.1
    Sun Oct 9 19:36:44 2005 1 Blocked by DoS protection 10.153.0.1
    Sun Oct 9 19:36:50 2005 1 Blocked by DoS protection 10.153.0.1
    Sun Oct 9 19:36:50 2005 1 Blocked by DoS protection 10.153.0.1
    Sun Oct 9 19:37:34 2005 1 Blocked by DoS protection 10.153.0.1
    Sun Oct 9 19:37:56 2005 1 Blocked by DoS protection 10.153.0.1
    Sun Oct 9 19:37:56 2005 1 Blocked by DoS protection 10.153.0.1

    Thanks for any enlightenment.

    Bjoern
     
  2. Frederic

    Frederic LnS Developer

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    Do you know what/where is the machine having "10.153.0.1" as an IP address ?

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  3. manzz

    manzz Registered Member

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    This IP is included in a block list:-
    IANA-private use [RFC1918], A.D.vision. Iana 10.0.0.0;10.255.255.255
     
  4. Frederic

    Frederic LnS Developer

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    Yes, but do you have a machine on your LAN having this IP ?

    Frederic
     
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