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Windows 7: What's This all about ?


08 Jul 2010   #1
steve-pressman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 - OEM Service Pack 1
 
 
What's This all about ?

Had this happen a couple of times during the past few days see attached image.

Can somebody tell me what it is all about ?


Steve




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08 Jul 2010   #2
not so gray matter

W7 Ult. x64 | OS X
 
 

Basically, you're receiving a Denial of Service attack from that specific IP directed toward port 14850.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denial-of-service_attack
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08 Jul 2010   #3
Phone Man

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit
 
 

Its coming out of China. I get hits like that all the time and my router is blocking them. Looks like your firewall is working.

Jim
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08 Jul 2010   #4
steve-pressman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 - OEM Service Pack 1
 
 

Good To know that the firewall is working, hmmm pesky Chinese you say


Steve
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08 Jul 2010   #5
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by steve-pressman View Post
Had this happen a couple of times during the past few days see attached image.

Can somebody tell me what it is all about ?


Steve
You could have a look here at MS Technet site. It is a parameter you can add in the Tcpip registry setting to prevent exactly such Attack:

SynAttackProtect

http://www.digitalsupporttech.com/sp...tect_en-us.htm


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08 Jul 2010   #6
steve-pressman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 - OEM Service Pack 1
 
 

Thanks Non I have done it. Do I need to re-boot or is it instantaneous?


Steve
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08 Jul 2010   #7
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by steve-pressman View Post
Thanks Non I have done it. Do I need to re-boot or is it instantaneous?


Steve
I think it is always good to reboot!
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08 Jul 2010   #8
steve-pressman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 - OEM Service Pack 1
 
 

Ok I will finish scanning my Rig and then re-boot the beast Thx for the heads up


Steve
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08 Jul 2010   #9
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by steve-pressman View Post
Ok I will finish scanning my Rig and then re-boot the beast Thx for the heads up


Steve
You're Welcome!
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