Subject: Re: phantom ipf packets
To: Steve Bellovin <>
From: Herb Peyerl <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/18/2002 02:00:00
Steve Bellovin <>  wrote:
 > My wi card isn't even plugged in now; I disconnected it about 90 
 > minutes ago before heading for my hotel room.  I'm not connected to 
 > *anything* right now, not even the power grid.
 > So -- where are these packets coming from?  Alternatively, where have 
 > they been hiding, and how are they originating on a network that 
 > currently doesn't even exist?

Maybe /dev/null is full? When's the next internet cleaning?