Web lists-archives.com

Re: is it normal for bash.exe, sh.exe, and uname.exe to IPC with svchost.exe




On 2019-03-26 14:12, Achim Gratz wrote:
> LMH writes:
>> Is there some reason I should be expecting these processes to talk to
>> svchost.exe?
> If your machine is in a domain they will contact the DC to get user and
> group information via standard Windows facilities.

Could it also be Windows instrumentation trying to send info about what's going
on the system?
I know there's a lot of stuff network admins like to block from leaving Windows
systems so that they have some hope of seeing real problems amongst the useful
traffic.

-- 
Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

This email may be disturbing to some readers as it contains
too much technical detail. Reader discretion is advised.

--
Problem reports:       http://cygwin.com/problems.html
FAQ:                   http://cygwin.com/faq/
Documentation:         http://cygwin.com/docs.html
Unsubscribe info:      http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple