Frequent login attempts RRS feed

  • Question

  • I see more frequest login attempts to my server. I don't know where they are coming from. The server is exposed to Internet with Firewall on. Can someone suggest how to prevent these attempts?


    I saw the following for SBS Windows 2003.


    Logon Failure:
      Reason: Unknown user name or bad password
      User Name: geoffrey g hallock
      Domain: FRONTOFFICE
      Logon Type: 3
      Logon Process: NtLmSsp
      Authentication Package: NTLM
      Workstation Name: FRONTOFFICE
      Caller User Name: -
      Caller Domain: -
      Caller Logon ID: -
      Caller Process ID: -
      Transited Services: -
      Source Network Address:
      Source Port: 0

    Friday, March 7, 2008 11:40 AM


  • Hi,

    The Open Protocol Specifications MSDN Forums are for developers using the Windows Protocols documentation to develop interoperable products with Windows.


    Your posting does not appear to be meet the criteria of this MSDN Forum. I suggest you post this question on the SBS Team TechNet Blog at



    Friday, March 7, 2008 5:36 PM