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Server sending packets every 5 minutes to 3 IPs

Been noticing in our firewall logs that three connections are being constantly established every 5 minutes from our web server and trying to send a packet to destination port 43 (whois port) cycling ...
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Linux not sending ICMP with iptables `--reject-with`

Using iptables I am trying to reject packets (I want to return an ICMP message). iptables -A FORWARD [...] -j REJECT --reject-with icmp-port-unreach The packets are dropped but using tcpdump I can ...
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udp packet delays in my dedicated WIFI network - can i force UDP nodelay over wifi?

I have a dedicated app and network development for passing UDP packets over a wireless network. The totality of the network is a PC (Mac OSX or Linux) which sends the packet-->router/AP-->WIFI device....
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UDP maximum segment size

Environment: I am writing a UDP client-server application. the path MTU between client and server is 1500 bytes (with only a wireless link between them, so this value is pretty much stable). My system ...
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Understanding ARP traces during OS load

Consider the following ARP packets captured while a unix machine was booting. From the packets I understand that this machine whose MAC address is 00:22:22:22:22:22 is requesting information about ...
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Extremely flaky connection to our EC2 instance through one connection, but not others

We have a robotic coffee barista deployed at the Dell campus in North Austin, with internet service through Time Warner Cable. We have been fighting intermittent connection losses between 10PM - 1AM ...
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Set udp packet size limit

I have a CentOS server with a JAVA application that receive UDP data packets, it works all OK until the packet is bigger than 584 bytes, I read something about and seems to be a limit of UDP protocol. ...
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Altq limits not being applied to UDP transfers

I have a OpenBSD server acting as a router/firewall with yhr packet filter ruleset shown below, a linux server, and a linux client. When transferring files (using netcat) by TCP, the limits are ...
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Redhat 6.4 configured to log Martian packets but is not logging ll header

I am trying to investigate the source of martian packets I have been seeing on several servers connected to the same subnet. The logging of martian packets has been enabled in /etc/sysctl.conf. ...
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Split TCP packet - Data layer vs IPv4Layer

What is the different between split TCP packet in the Data layer compare to split the packet in IPv4Layer ?
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Calculating the round trip time for ping packets

I am currently practicing for my network & communications course and have managed to confuse myself slightly on a question about packet round trip time. I have made a start but am now a bit stuck! ...
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VLAN Cisco Packet Tracer

Im creating a VLAN and i have connected everything right but I need to use the classfull C network 192.168.0.1 and subnet it to 4 equal size network.. So far i know the first IP on PC0 & PC4 I ...
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ss vs iftop. send XMbps doesn't match

I'm troubleshooting a cross data center network issue, and I found this mismatched. In most case, the data is send from A to B, the port on B is 38790. @Host A [root@**** zhifan]# watch "ss -ati '(...
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Packet Tracer 6.1.1 ISAKMP command not available

I am just going around in circles trying to configure a site to site VPN using the CLI on the ASA 5505 in Packet Tracer 6.1.1 When I am configuring isakmp the command just do not seem to be abailable ...
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Getting chunks of high ms when pinging local / external IP addresses?

I am having difficulty identifying what a specific problem with one of your vlaned networks. They have a voip phone which regularly cuts out during long phone calls. I have done several ping tests ...