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Security risks and prevents for sending files over sockets

I am attempting to do Raspberry Pi development and at the moment, I'm normally writing all of the Python code on my laptop and then would have to use a SSH client to send the files across. I've ...
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socket.error: [Errno 10013] Port forbidden access permissions

When trying to use a Python script I get this error: socket.error: [Errno 10013] An attempt was made to access a socket in a way forbidden by its access permissions I put the post on ...
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Determining what process has bound a port (without listening) on Windows

If I want to find out what process is listening on what socket, I can use netstat/TCPview and will immediately see it. However, it is possible to bind to an address without listening. If this is done, ...
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port forwading to make a server on my computer

I tried to make a chat program with java. i succeed when i use the ip of 127.0.0.1 to connect. Socket socket = new Socket("127.0.0.1",5005); it all worked great on my computer and the program even ...
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Restricted ports to non-admins on Windows 7

I work in a restrictive desktop/network environment and I am not an admin on my laptop. The ports available to me are limited. E.g. when I tried running Tomcat, the system refused to open a socket ...
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1answer
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Disconnect a Program from its Socket or Port in Windows 7

I am working on a hack for internal purposes whereby I want to disconnect a program from it's socket without killing the process. For example, program A (running xxx.exe) is running on port 50000 and ...
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2answers
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Limit access to a windows box on one port?

On my windows box I only need one port open, so I can open a socket connection to an AIR app and retrieve some status data occasionally. This is the only outside connection need. How can I do this on ...
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Manually closing a port from commandline

I want to close an open port which is in listening mode between my client and server application. Is there any manual command line option in Linux to close a port ?? NOTE: I came to know that "only ...
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MySQL socket connections working, but not port connections

I installed MySQL community 5.1.45 on my Snow Leopard 10.6, using the pkg from their site. I had previously installed a MySQL binary from entropy.ch. In the previous installation, the connections were ...