Are you sure the client doesn't have a compromised Windows box somewhere on
site spewing out rubbish every few milliseconds on 135-139 looking for other
machines to infect?
There have been a few occasions where I've had firewalls stop accepting
connections for seemingly no reason and it's been traced down to a client PC
clogging up the state table with millions of entries as it looks for other
C.M. Bagnall, Director, Minotaur I.T. Limited
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