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Re: Port 445 issues (was: Port 80 Issues)
I'm just waiting for hakerz to finally figure out that having the port number a hash of host address will effectively make port-based "notch" filtering useless. Usin On Sun, 9 Mar 2003, Sean Donelan wrote: > Blocking ports in the core doesn't stop stuff from spreading. There are > too many alternate paths in the core for systems to get infected through. > In reality, backbones dropped 1434 packets as a traffic management practice > (excessive traffic), not as a security management practice (protecting > users).