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Hi 

Can anyone help me understand what is happening when I see a constant stream of these warnings?
Different IPs and Ports all the time

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Is it an outgoing event or incoming?
Is it an indication that I might have something nasty trying to connect to nefarious sites via the Smatermail installation?
Any suggestions will be gratefully listened to 😉

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Greetings,

When you hover your mouse cursor over the File: entry in the notification it shows a tooltip to reveal the full path for cases where it might be truncated as is the case with the path of the item in the image you posted.  If you move your mouse cursor away from the item path it will show whether it is incoming or outgoing next to where it says Type: just below where it lists the port.  You can also check on any past blocks to see more info about them, including whether they were incoming or outgoing, by following the instructions under the View and download detection History in Malwarebytes on Windows section of this support article.

Your email client definitely shouldn't be connecting to blocked IPs constantly, regardless of whether they are incoming or outgoing, so I would suggest getting the system checked just to make sure it has not been hijacked or infected.  To do so, please follow the instructions in this topic, skipping any steps you are unable to complete, then create a new topic in our malware removal area by clicking here and a malware removal specialist will guide you in checking and cleaning your system of any threats.

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