for three days in a row, the first activity my Linksys router log reports in the OUTGOING tab is
Dest: 192.168.1.100:1045 or 1046 or 1048 or 1053
to Dest_Port(?), an IP address such as 184.108.40.206, where last 3 digits vary - 134, 142, 136. All port 80. I can't quite square the log headings with the information I see.
So I checked
The display is:
What's going on? More importantly, is my computer sending, to some hacker there, my information?
Network Owner: Gouvernement du Quebec - MSSS
Registered on: 1990-03-26
Updated on: 1990-03-26
Expires on: unknown
Netblock(s): 220.127.116.11/14 18.104.22.168/15
[Error writing to cache]
OrgName: Gouvernement du Quebec - MSSS
Address: 930, chemin Ste-Foy, 6th floor
NetRange: 22.214.171.124 - 126.96.36.199
CIDR: 188.8.131.52/14, 184.108.40.206/15
NetType: Direct Allocation
Yesterday it took forever to boot up, and by the time I could see anything, there were several dozen of these sends .
Finally it all stops after Zone Alarm kicks in. It bothers me.