A port provides a location for an application to interface with the network. If there is no application that is listening at a particular point, data sent there will never be used.

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How can I open ports on my Linksys RV082 router?

I bought a Linksys RV082 small business router. It's a nice 8-port wired router with a lot of configuration options, and so far it's working pretty well. One of my computers on the LAN is a server ...
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Protecting against VM's malicious activities [on hold]

I recently got my hands on a brand new server. I decided to install a SolusVM Master on that server, and to run a few VM's using only the OpenVZ template. Everything went totally fine until i ...
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What is the difference between these two ways of telneting

I'm trying to check to see if a port is open on something. If I telnet licensemanager.domain.edu 25734 then I get a black screen waiting for input (blinking cursor) but if I telnet and then o ...
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WAMP change phpmyadmin Port

I found a couple topics on how to do this here, but none of them seemed to work as WAMP has changed the structure of the files in mention. Here is my config for phpmyadmin. I'd like it to run on a ...
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Connecting to Apache server over SSL when it's behind NAT and the public IP & port are known?

I want to connect to an Apache server over SSL (with both client & server certificates) when both the client and server are behind NAT firewalls. I can't port-forward and I have to assume that all ...
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Secure FTP Port between Filezilla and Godaddy

I recently upgraded to Filezilla 3.0.x I am getting "filezilla error: Failed to retrieve directory listing godaddy" errors from Filezilla which i believe is because of a blocked port on my firewall ...
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How much would it cost to replace HDMI port if it can be done separately [closed]

After the lightning struck my house, my PC doesn't recognize TV as a output, while TV recognizes HDMI input. Exhausting a lot of options here http://redd.it/2ribe7, I want to know would the whole ...
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Windows 7 ports Blocked even after disabled Firewall

    I am installing 3CX PBX on a Win 7 Pro Machine, in a SBS2011 domain. The problem I am facing is the Ports that 3CX uses are blocked. This Windows 7 , is VM in XenServer 6.2 ...
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Why is Port 135 So Overused

I'm studying Windows Server Port numbers at http://support.microsoft.com/kb/832017, and I notice that so many services use Port 135 What was the logic in setting this standard? Is this because one ...
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Firewall and Torrent

I use my university internet network and all incoming connection is blocked on every port.(they use netasq firewall) They have no other restrictions which stops me from using a torrent client. Using ...
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How to deny access to an IP on a port Mac [duplicate]

How can I deny all connections to an IP on a port? I tried the answer on Deny access to a port from localhost on OSX but I couldn't figure it out I am using 10.8.5
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NMAP sees open ports, but netstat doesn't show listeners on them

I just scanned my PC remotely with zenmap, and see a number of open ports not related to any services I'm providing. Redacted list of ports: PORT STATE SERVICE 32/tcp filtered unknown ...
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Why URL that reach specific port in front got https?

Some web hosting control panel must use URL https://example.com:3500 to reach it. If I do not type https, browser will not reach it. HTTPS is port 443. Is it port 3500 or port 443?
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Why other port in URL in front got http?

An example of a URL that links to a web hosting control panel: http://example.com:3500 HTTP is port 80. Why does it list port 3500? Is it port 3500 or port 80?
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java.net.BindException on app crashing and port already in use

I just ran a jar on a ubuntu server using a default port. The jar was stopped using ctrl+z. On restarting the port was already engaged and OS has not released the port for use. I want to use the port ...
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Cannot curl webserver from outside network

I have a webserver running on one of my home computers. I am able to access it within my network, on another computer, with curl localWebserverIP:8888. However, I am having issues accessing it from ...
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Monitor switch traffic load on specific port (CISCO managed switch)

For troubleshooting networks problems I need to know how to monitor the traffic (work load) on a managed switch. I read about SPAN for CISCO switches. But it seems to be overkill since it does mirror ...
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Streaming same video on four different ports with same IP

I want to stream a video on four different ports on a same interface and also needs to receive in the same way. I think receiving is OK as i can have socket but how to stream the video in that way in ...
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How could I test a port forward attempt was successful

I have set a random port number to a private IP address that's connected to my network. This device that exists at that private ip on the network is running linux. I setup this port foward from a ...
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port forwarding in ZTE F620

it have been for 3 days to make a port forwarding in my ZTE router and still there is no product. I want to open 80 port for one of my computer (which local adress is 192.168.1.11). ill give you ...
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Invalid HTTP response received from host on port 443

I am facing issue with my nagios monitor installed in centos 6 server saying HTTP CRITICAL - Invalid HTTP response received from host on port 443:. i have opened the port but still giving the same ...
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How to prevent Dropbox from blocking port 80?

I need port 80 for Apache and Dropbox uses the same port. Of course I could disable/uninstall Dropbox, but I would prefer to redirect it to some other port. Is it possible? I searched for "dropbox ...
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ntoskrnl.exe NT Kernel & System on port 80 blocking Apache server 2.4 on Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 Apache 2.4 Both Apache and IIS servers had been working with no problems. I tried to start Apache for MySql and had a 'Request operation has failed' message. Tried to do a manual start ...
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Cannot open port 25565 and others

I try to open my Minecraft server and my gmod server ports. Now I only try Minecraft and I tried to open in 192.168.1.1 in Windows firewall. I went to this site: ...
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Nodejs remote debugging ports closed

I have a problem with nodejs remote debugging. I'm using centos on remote server and phpstorm on my PC. When I open putty I type the command: node --debug-brk=5858 main_server.js, and get the ...
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Send emails over port 80 using Linux command line

I have a server that is not allowed to send outgoing emails or have access to any name servers. What it has is an http proxy that allows it to access the other servers and I am able to do wget ...
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How to view the calling script on Linux [closed]

I am trying to write a script to help with computer security. I am trying to look for open ports, find the PID, and find what called it. I have it working, where my output looks something like this: ...
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Apache on Xampp unable to start on port 80 because some system process with pid 4

I am trying to start apache but it says that the port is used by process with pid 4. When i look for the process its a system process , and am not able to end it using task manager. So i changed the ...
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Multiple SSH ports for Synology Diskstation DSM 5.1

I have a Synology Diskstation that I recently upgraded to DSM 5.1 (5004). I previously had my system configured to allow connections on both port 22 and port 10000. After the upgrade, it appears that ...
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Cannot listen/use any port on my windows

I have windows 7, and my PC cannot use any port, i tried apache2, and it says it cannot bind to port 80, i changed to many different port, 8080, 81, 82 .... i tried mysql, same thing happened, it ...
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Is there a way to disable rather than switch off Listen in Apache config?

In my vhosts.conf file I need to override "Listen 80" set in httpd.conf but don't find a way how to do that. Adding another "Listen" directive works, but I just want to disable the "Listen 80" ...
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Adapter to VGA, minidisplay or HDMI?

I have a computer with HDMI and mini-display ports, and a monitor with only VGA input, should I get the adapter for the HDMI or the mini-display port?
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TCP server listen and client listen windows software

I am using Windows OS on an amazon cloud AWS with static public IP. On this machine I need to set up a TCP server to listen on port 2204 for raw data that will arrive from a GPS base station over TCP ...
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Access USB device from virtual machine (Windows 7 pro) while having host Linux (Debian 7)

I am a bit at loss to find where the problem could be. I have a computer running Debian Wheezy. I want to run a microcontroller debugger from within a virtual machine (VMPlayer 6.03). I am using a USB ...
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Make application use specific network interface

I have an openvpn connection and I need it to work only for one application, this app uses an specific local port. I used route-nopull on my openvpn config file and then: ip route add default via ...
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What's the netstat command to get the process name and only for a specific port?

I'm using netstat on Windows 7, I would like to get only the process which are using the port 80 and to get also the name of the process. Not only the PID. I've found this solution to add the process ...
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Port 4567 open on router to 'tram' traffic…Should I worry?

When I do a port scan on my router (nmap 192.168.0.1) the result is: PORT STATE SERVICE 22/tcp open ssh 23/tcp open telnet 53/tcp open domain 80/tcp open http 443/tcp open https ...
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Reverse port forward using windows

I've got a VPS (vps.mindfulhacker.tk) and I'm running a game server on my windows machine. IF my machine was running linux / mac, I could use the following command to make my game server accessible ...
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Port remains blocked after opening

I have a TP-Link WR841ND Router. To test a server, I've had to open port 69. When the router is connected to my internet at home, and I do the router's routine of opening a port (I know how, have ...
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DVR is visible LAN but invisible with WLAN

I'm trying to get a DVR (H.264 video surveillance system) a connection. Here should include ports 80, 34567 and 34599 open. I also have a forwarding address and the DVR is forwarded in my router so ...
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Maximum concurrent sessions to a web server

As far as I understand connecting to a web server, as a new session is established from a client to the web server, they form a socket with a receiving and sending port for each machine. As the ...
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Does NAT forwards ping requests and port scans to all subnet computers?

If I ping some friend's public IP address, this is usually the address of his router. Does the router forward the ping request to all devices on it's network? If the devices are all turned off will ...
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Netgear wnr2000v3 Router accepts Telnet connection but sends no data

A port scan of my Netgear wnr2000v3 Home Router reveals that TCP port 23 is open and running telnet as a service. When i try to connect to the router using Telnet (Windows built in client) the cursor ...
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Which criteria is used by the linux kernel to pick udp source ports?

They are all of course greater than 1024, but can we narrow this range a bit more? Via wireshark the lowest I've seen is 30XXX. Does the kernel specify it's criteria somewhere?
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Is forwarding to port 9 (discard) essentially the same as blocking a port?

My router (Linksys WRT1900ac) seems to leave port 4567 open, as discussed in this question. I'd like to block that port. Unfortunately I see no easy way in the Linksys admin console to simply drop ...
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If my DSL modem leaves a port open, how vulnerable is my router?

Port scans of my old Netgear router showed that port 4567 was open. I assumed my router was to blame. Now port scans of my new Linksys router show the same open port, which makes me think my DSL modem ...
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cli commands for Billion 7402GX

hope I've come to the right place. I have a Billion 7402GX which needs port forwarding done for CCTV. I can't find the Virtual Server section in the web gui. Is there a cli command I can use to show ...
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Why my iptables configuration for port-knocking does not work?

I implemented the following iptables rules on my test server for a course. The firewall shuts down and I cannot access port 22. However, after knocking on the ports 1111, 2222 and 3333 in that order - ...
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Determining what port is associated with a network interface

I have a computer with 4 ethernet ports in the back. How can I tell what network interface (eth0, eth1, ...) is associated with each port?
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Error assigning wpa.conf to port using wpa_supplicant?

I am very new to this sort of linux work and openwrt so any help would be good. So far I have a TL-WDR3600 router which is running open-wrt (openwrt-ar71xx-generic-tl-wdr3600-v1-squashfs-factory). ...