[Snort-users] DNS zone transfers

Frank Knobbe FKnobbe at ...649...
Thu Sep 20 20:27:02 EDT 2001


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If there were clear text in the packets, I'd say someone was using
nslookup against a server on the outside. However, since the content
is not clear text, it could very well be (gasp) a trojan tunneling on
port 53....

Regards,
Frank

> -----Original Message-----
> From: john.ruff at ...3068... [mailto:john.ruff at ...3068...]
> Sent: Thursday, September 20, 2001 1:05 PM
> 
> The source IPs are machines inside my network but they are 
> not DNS servers.  Any
> idea what these alerts are saying?
> 
> From "alert_full" file:
> 
> [**] [1:255:1] DNS zone transfer [**]
> [Classification: Attempted Information Leak] [Priority: 3]
> 09/20-13:57:14.393783 xxx.xxx.xx.xx:1821 -> 64.12.24.236:53
> TCP TTL:127 TOS:0x0 ID:19377 IpLen:20 DgmLen:310 DF
> ***AP*** Seq: 0x514916CA  Ack: 0x5A2FF1A1  Win: 0x4506  TcpLen: 20
> [Xref => http://www.whitehats.com/info/IDS212]
> 
> [...Payload of above...]
> 09/20-13:57:14.393783 xxx.xxx.xx.xx:1821 -> 64.12.24.236:53
> TCP TTL:127 TOS:0x0 ID:19377 IpLen:20 DgmLen:310 DF
> ***AP*** Seq: 0x514916CA  Ack: 0x5A2FF1A1  Win: 0x4506  TcpLen: 20
> 2A 01 28 92 01 08 00 00 00 01 00 06 01 00 58 7A  *.(...........Xz
> A4 22 B1 4E B0 74 D8 97 9E 11 E7 72 E5 BC 4D 2C  .".N.t.....r..M,
> E2 FA 2D C2 C0 78 64 46 F4 B8 0A AF 63 9C CE FD  ..-..xdF....c...
> 7F F3 EF 39 91 30 BE 12 47 54 0F 1C 70 59 33 EA  ...9.0..GT..pY3.
> 31 5A 2E FD 12 57 FC CD E0 AD 95 14 AC 5C 0B 9C  1Z...W.......\..
> 25 A4 86 A1 35 CA 92 11 1A C8 AC D1 D5 7C DA 13  %...5........|..
> E7 0B A8 85 B3 DC 99 11 34 79 83 A8 2C 4D 51 CE  ........4y..,MQ.
> 12 F9 85 3D 7C C3 84 80 5A 8C 0E F6 C6 E8 95 03  ...=|...Z.......
> 55 F0 F3 7E 5C 46 87 EF 21 A9 8C 71 A1 9A 1C AD  U..~\F..!..q....
> 6A 90 11 BF EA 40 63 AD 05 C5 B7 6E 14 09 49 06  j.... at ...3534...
> B9 81 1F 87 CC 6B 9C FA 2B 0A E7 AC 1E 38 BD 5C  .....k..+....8.\
> 77 AE 03 B8 54 53 50 F3 4F 09 F6 4D 38 04 C5 A8  w...TSP.O..M8...
> 92 A2 56 EE 71 48 61 E0 40 18 F6 73 E2 28 2D E7  ..V.qHa. at ...3535...(-.
> Snort received signal 3, exiting
> 00 00 A4 0C BF 47 37 A1 F8 F3 DE 2C 54 17 40 B8  .....G7....,T. at ...843...
> 1B 5D 49 31 98 91 FF 93 83 FE 16 5C 98 2D 4E 69  .]I1.......\.-Ni
> 0F 3A F1 D0 40 30 E9 95 DD 6C 26 CA 70 E4 7F D3  .:.. at ...3536...&.p...
> EF F4 0C C7 B8 21 02 C2 6A BE 36 84 93 D9        .....!..j.6...

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