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Re: Logs full of DoS attacks

Mike734
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Logs full of DoS attacks

My logs are full of this:

Attack: SYN/ACK Scan] from source: 113.17.185.222, port 18783, Friday, July 14, 2017 06:39:35
[DoS Attack: RST Scan] from source: 104.232.163.26, port 11730, Friday, July 14, 2017 06:33:26
[DoS Attack: SYN/ACK Scan] from source: 213.238.35.69, port 21, Friday, July 14, 2017 06:23:27
[DoS Attack: SYN/ACK Scan] from source: 136.243.61.77, port 80, Friday, July 14, 2017 05:59:15
[DoS Attack: SYN/ACK Scan] from source: 136.243.61.77, port 80, Friday, July 14, 2017 05:21:26
[DoS Attack: SYN/ACK Scan] from source: 80.248.168.81, port 443, Friday, July 14, 2017 04:47:18
[DoS Attack: TCP/UDP Echo] from source: 141.212.121.206, port 43516, Friday, July 14, 2017 04:44:30
[DoS Attack: SYN/ACK Scan] from source: 119.167.137.231, port 8085, Friday, July 14, 2017 04:31:55
[DoS Attack: SYN/ACK Scan] from source: 13.75.119.99, port 11783, Friday, July 14, 2017 04:20:23
[DoS Attack: SYN/ACK Scan] from source: 13.94.40.78, port 23674, Friday, July 14, 2017 03:59:14

 

What am I suppose to do about this? 

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la79
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Re: Logs full of DoS attacks

This has been brought up in numerous posts. One of which is here:

 

https://community.netgear.com/t5/Wireless-N-Routers/DoS-Attacks-in-Logs/td-p/1314318

 

Basically to sum up it's nothing to worry about and it's traffic on the web where people are port scanning for vunerabilities. The router is doing it's job by blocking it.

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OrbiPhilip
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Re: Logs full of DoS attacks

Welcome to the internet!

That said, a portscan isn't a DoS attack.
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Mike734
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Re: Logs full of DoS attacks

If it's no big deal, why is it logged? With so much "noise" it's hard to see teal problems.
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st_shaw
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Re: Logs full of DoS attacks


@Mike734 wrote:
If it's no big deal, why is it logged? With so much "noise" it's hard to see teal problems.

If you don't want to see the DOS log entries, you can uncheck the box at the bottom of the log page.

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