[ILUG] [FAQ] Anti-Virus for LINUX/UNIX
Breathnach, Proinnsias (Dublin)
breatpro at exchange.ie.ml.com
Tue Mar 20 09:16:16 GMT 2001
Simple answer ...
Ports 137 and 138 are the ports windows uses for NetBIOS calls, things like
machine name resolution (as distinct from dns) ...
Usually checks every 15 or so mins for new machines and re-announces self at
the same time ... makes the network neighbourhood go !
> -----Original Message-----
> Does anyone know what is on TCP or is it UDP port 137? I keep getting
> attacks on this port at various time during the night.
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