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Suspecious Activity by LogWatch

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by john.ciacia, May 5, 2008.

  1. john.ciacia

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    I received an email from my server which appears to have logged some suspicious activity. I was hoping someone knew what it means:

     
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    Do you have a firewall on this server?
     
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    A firewall alone is not enough to secure a server. There are serveral threads discussing security issues and HowTo secure your server. Search these forums.
     
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    Yes. I have csf.
     
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    Well, someone was scanning few ports. Do you have CSF configured and running? Which ports are allowed? Did you also disabled unnecessarily services?
     
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