Christopher R. Hertel
crh at NTS.Umn.EDU
Wed Sep 30 20:59:52 GMT 1998
FYI on port 42...
We don't block it at our border (but probably should). Looking through
the last 21 days of packet-drop logs (packets which hit the floor because
they didn't pass the filter) I find *one* instance of an outside machine
attempting to connect from port 42 to port 137/udp. There is only one
other reference to port 42 and it's not interesting (someone talking to
If I get a chance, I'll look at flows.
Christopher R. Hertel -)----- University of Minnesota
crh at nts.umn.edu Networking and Telecommunications Services
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