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‘Twas the night before Christmas, and fresh off the LAN The packets were coming fast out of the span. My wireshark was up with my templates in place, In hopes that I’d find an IP I could trace. The smart home was snug in its /28 With a meager allow-list, and a lock on the gate. With a few hours to setup and wrap this year’s catches I’d been charging them up, and applying their patches, When down in the VLAN there’d been such a spike I’d opened the logs to see what it looked like. Away to the dashboard I stumbled and flew; Most days I’m on Red, but tonight, I was Blue. The DST in the headers was a weird bogon range. “Two oh three… zero?…