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Network Issues Connection to SQL database on MS server

Prior to asking this question, I followed this thread: Cannot telnet to SQL Server on port 1433 I am attempting to connect to a database on a server distinct from the computer upon which I am ...
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Nginx 502 Bad Gateway - 111: Connection refused, port not being listened to

I'm aware there are many other similar questions but the solutions from those questions I feel I've already got in place. I've got 3 sites running locally on a VirtualBox Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS Server, ...
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How do high traffic sites service more than 65535 TCP connections?

If there is a limit on the number of ports one machine can have and a socket can only bind to an unused port number, how do servers experiencing extremely high amounts (more than the max port number) ...
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Access phpmyadmin (which is on a non-standard port) from my office network

On my webserver I have set up phpmyadmin to operate over port 8084 for security reasons. So to access it I would normally visit http://mywebsite.com:8084 In my office, it seems like this port is ...
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Route webserver on 8080 through another webserver on port 80

I have a local webserver that is mapped to port 80 (Windows, XAMPP http://www.apachefriends.org/en/xampp.html) and a domain "mydomain.com" that directs to the local webserver's IP. Everything works ...
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Is opening port 80 for basic websites ok?

I have set up IIS 7.5 with some web applications, that are meant for internal use as well as for some of our customers. The information inside them is important to some extent, but not like credit ...
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4answers
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apache port number [closed]

For each development sites I want to have a unique port number. For instance, domain.com:1234 This is what I have in my httpd.conf file. After restart the page domain.com:1234 is not showing in the ...
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1answer
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lighttpd: why using port >= 9000 does not work properly

I had a lighttpd server which works normally. I can access this website from outside(non-localhost) via http://vm.aaa.com:8080. Let's just assume that it's a simple static website, without php or ...
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1answer
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SSH session closing whilst virtualenv session stays open (I think)

I've been developing some sites using Flask recently (running on debian within a virtualenv), and when I am testing I can run it on a port, let's say post 5000. So I run the script like so: . ...
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1answer
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iptables has port 80 open but nmap shows it closed

I'm having some troubles getting a Debian webserver to open up port 80 for HTTP traffic. In my iptables, I opened up port 80 using the following commands: iptables -A INPUT -p tcp --dport 80 -j ...
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2answers
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A way to run more than one webserver on one virtual server

I know the following is impossible, but there should be a workaround. As I'm now having problems with my very-clickable application, (visits) (page views) (hits) (data) (~100 000 php page ...
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3answers
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Give a name to localhost with specifying a port [closed]

I am using xammp on windows. I change my port number as 8090 but now I couldnt reach the localhost when I type example.com to the browser. What should I do to make any name to open my localhost even ...
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1answer
550 views

How to configure jetty to listen to multiple ports?

I just want to configure jetty to listen to more than one port. I don't want multiple instances nor multiple webapps, just one jetty, one webapp, but listening to 2 or more ports. The default way ...
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2answers
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how can a server handle lots of port 80 connections

Admittedly this is a simple question but 20 minutes of googling and I just can't find an answer... I will frame my question with an example. say I own www.reallypopular.com and my website sees 100 ...
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2answers
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General firewall / security procedures for webservers & databases

My webserver and database server are separate. All I've done to secure the webserver is used ufw and denied from all except ports 22, 80, and 443. What else really needs to be done there? On my ...
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2answers
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Serving static web files off a non-standard port

I'm close to deploying a Django project to production. I'm looking over some infrastructure decisions. Something that came up was serving static files with a different server such as lighttpd. ...
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2answers
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connecting to internal webserver on specific port

We have the BT broadband forwarding on to an internal machine with an IIS web server running. Thats fine, it goes to the sharepoint app, so the outside world can see this app. Thing is we need ...
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1answer
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Can I run 2 different apache servers on the same machine on different ports?

Is it possible? If it is the case, how can I do it? I need it since I want to test communication between web servers on a local network and I do not have a local network. I just have one computer. I ...
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How can I find out if a port is opened or not?

I have installed Apache server on my Windows 7 computer. I was able to display the default index.php by typing http://localhost/ in the address line of my browser. However, I am still unable to see ...
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2answers
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What ports should be left open on a web server?

I'm going to try deploying my first web app soon, so my experience is lacking. I remember reading somewhere that port scans by bots happen within minutes of being exposed to the internet (maybe ...
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2answers
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How to change listening port on webbserver IIS 7 (globally)?

Is it possible to change the portnumber to which IIS 7 is listening for incoming questions, if I have Apache and want it to listen to port 80 and IIS 7 to 8080? And this setting should be serverwide ...