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Re: hunts down vulnerable public facing SMB ports

"the primary vector appeared to be port 445 facing the intarwebs, which everyone with any kind of IT experience recognizes as being *VERY* *VERY* *BAD*."
But Shirley you have all ports closed except those you explicitly need to be open. Or am I missing something? Why would you want port 445 open?

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