On 11/12/05, Claudio Castro <ccastro at unr dot edu dot ar> wrote:
> I have a simple question, I was checking my firewall logs when I saw
> that there was a lot of traffic been blocked, the interface WAN, source
> was e.g. hotmail, the source port 25, destination my mail server,
> destination port was random (e.g.32612).
> Now, whats happening here?
packets get duplicated or come in after the particular state has been
torn down and they get dropped because they aren't within the state
> should I accept traffic from internet with
> source port 25?
> why is hotmail sending traffic with the source 25 to my
> mail server?
reply packets to your outbound SMTP traffic to Hotmail.