dave at zarzycki.ml.org
Tue Nov 10 17:19:53 PST 1998
On Tue, 10 Nov 1998, Alvin Oga wrote:
> what does it mean when arpwatch catches and reports
> a (new) IP#/MAC address of the ethernet cards on
> our local LAN for domain names we don't support ???
Huh? Could I see the message that it literally sends root? What is the
interface of the machine in question connected to?
> arpwatch comes by default? on rh-5.2...
And this is a *big* mistake for cable modem users. You will get a few
thousands messages to root the first day or so as arpwatch builds it's
database, and probably a few hundred a week as all sorts of ARP oddities
happen on the network. Unless you are ultra paranoid, arpwatch will drive
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