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Windows 7: Help Storm attack from my system

06 Mar 2011   #1
wapofoc

Windows 7 Home Premium 64biy
 
 
Help Storm attack from my system

in my router log i see the am i getting hacked or do i have a virus
[DoS attack: STORM] attack packets in last 20 sec from ip [192.168.1.2}

Help me Please


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07 Mar 2011   #2
Bill2

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

The attack is coming from your own internal network (192.168......) so probably its not terribly dangerous and in any case the router appears to have blocked it and logged it. But it could also indicate that one of the computers in the network is infected and the resident AV has failed to detect it. Its also possible your router is mistaken and is dropping legit packets.

To be safe, scan your machines with malwarebytes antimalware and maybe also some online virus scanners. After a thorough cleanup, reboot the router.
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07 Mar 2011   #3
wapofoc

Windows 7 Home Premium 64biy
 
 

Thank You
I will be checking them First thing Tomorrow
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