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What does this mean - logwatch - Dropped 981 packets on interface eth0..?

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  1. pingo

    pingo Well-Known Member

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    Logwatch for one server is reporting this:

    --------------------- Kernel Begin ------------------------

    Dropped 981 packets on interface eth0
    From 12.5.235.98 - 2 packets
    To 63.247.83.203 - 1 packet
    Service: 37852 (udp/37852) (**UDP DROP**,eth0,none) - 1 packet
    To 209.51.152.138 - 1 packet
    Service: 37852 (udp/37852) (**UDP DROP**,eth0,none) - 1 packet
    From 15.227.128.20 - 2 packets
    To 209.51.152.138 - 2 packets
    Service: 59743 (udp/59743) (**UDP DROP**,eth0,none) - 2 packets
    From 15.243.160.20 - 4 packets
    To 209.51.152.138 - 4 packets
    Service: 59743 (udp/59743) (**UDP DROP**,eth0,none) - 4 packets
    From 32.97.27.254 - 3 packets
    To 209.51.152.138 - 3 packets
    Service: 5120 (tcp/5120) (**TCP DROP**,eth0,none) - 3 packets
    From 61.6.32.154 - 2 packets
    To 209.51.152.138 - 2 packets
    Service: auth (tcp/113) (**TCP DROP**,eth0,none) - 2 packets
    From 61.43.122.223 - 2 packets
    To 63.247.83.251 - 2 packets
    Service: microsoft-ds (tcp/445) (**TCP DROP**,eth0,none) - 2 packets
    From 61.48.16.148 - 5 packets
    To 63.247.83.193 - 1 packet
    Service: rtsp (tcp/554) (**TCP DROP**,eth0,none) - 1 packet
    To 63.247.83.199 - 1 packet
    Service: rtsp (tcp/554) (**TCP DROP**,eth0,none) - 1 packet
    To 63.247.83.205 - 1 packet
    .
    .
    etc..


    I can see that some packets are lost, but are there any reason to be concerned?

    Thanks
    John Norgaard
    ebizalive.net
     
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