Nexus 7K, Flooding Firewall Ports

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Apr 1st, 2010
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We have a new Nexus 7k, in the data centers we are noticing the switch ports for firewalls being flooded with ICMP requests at a very high rate..Is this normal, is there something we are missing ?? Thanks In Advance..

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Jon Marshall Thu, 04/01/2010 - 12:30
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What is/are the source ip(s) of the ICMPs.


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MurphyMd_2 Thu, 04/01/2010 - 12:33
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In this case teh L3 interface of the Nexus, (example) 10.112.0.1 is sending ICMP to the firewall interface , 10.112.0.30 at a very high rate. The firewalls are HA. Someone mentioned using spanning tree port type network ?

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