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netbios-ssn connection?

Discussion in 'Networking' started by kolrib, Dec 6, 2011.

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  1. kolrib

    kolrib Thread Starter

    Dec 6, 2011

    In our (familiy) household there are 2 computers. 1 PC (which are connected through wire to the modem/router) and a laptop.

    I have lately used the netstat fuction to check connections on my PC and today I found the name of the laptop being there as a netbios-ssn. I was surprised because I cant remember seeing the other laptop being represented here before. I dont share anything with the laptop (from what I know) more than the wlan.

    What could have caused this? Were just the other computer trying to connect to the wlan or was someone looking into my computer?

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