Problem with someone port scanning me

Brian Clapper bmc at
Thu Feb 12 08:04:25 PST 2004

On 12 February, 2004, at 11:12 (-0500)
Dragoncrest <dragoncrest at> wrote:

> For the past couple of days I've had someone on our lan port scanning my
> box.  Not sure what's up with that, but I'm curious if there's a way to log
> what IP address this is coming from.  I don't have IPFW enabled yet as I
> haven't had the time to configure it at this point as it's currently behind
> the company firewall on our T3.  Is there a way to log where it's coming
> from?  Or is that already being logged somewhere?

The "snort" port (/usr/ports/security/port) can help.

-Brian Clapper, bmc @,

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