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May I know if the rule for blocking ports 80, 443 was applied for local ports or remote ports? When the connection was established, ports 80 and 443 refer to the port on the server (website) side. The port of your client was randomly selected from 1001 to 65535. If you want to block HTTP/HTTPS traffic via windows firewall, you could disable remote port 80 ...


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80 and 443 are the ports the HTTP(S) server listens on. Clients connecting to servers use ephemeral ports, short-lived single-use ports chosen randomly from a fixed range. This lets you communicate with multiple servers on multiple hosts simultaneously by opening one ephemeral port for each server. Also, you can't use low ports (<1000) without elevated ...


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