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Unknown SMB connections (hacked?)

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Apr 24, 2012 1:50 AM

I'm getting a lot of messages in my system.log along the lines of:


Apr 24 09:30:00  computername smbd[18939]: SMB client not supported - Unicode strings are required

Apr 24 09:30:00  computername sandboxd[18997] ([18995]): smbd(18995) deny job-creation


I don't recognise the IP addresses, and there seem to be log entries every 5 minutes or so. I only have a few ports fowarded on my router and they're not related to SMB.


Am I right in thinking these are incoming, not outgoing connections? Any idea if I can find out how these connections are reaching my computer? Can I find a list or log successful SMB connections?

Mac mini, Mac OS X (10.7.3)


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