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Re: UDP port 137 Question
From: "Rick H. Wesson" <wessorh () ar com>
Date: Tue, 6 Jan 1998 14:00:54 -0800 (PST)


IANA sez:

netbios-ns      137/tcp    NETBIOS Name Service    
netbios-ns      137/udp    NETBIOS Name Service    


On Tue, 6 Jan 1998, Melody Yoon wrote:

On Tue, 6 Jan 1998, Bryce Ryan wrote:
who was it that said, "never attribute to malice what can be explained by

no clue, but I like the quote. :)

we run a web farm and see requests directed at port 137 all the time on
the web sites we host.  i don't know for certain, but i assume it is
some sort of internet explorer "feature" that is attempting to establish
a CIFS connection to the web site.  we ignore them anyway. 

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