Port is a generic term that can refer to port number (software related term), and computer hardware port. Here, questions referencing this tag refer to port numbers.

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Should I listen for SMTP on both 25 and 587?

I was setting up haraka as our mailing server, and for outbound email, it suggests moving to port 587 for SMTPS auth support. However, I'm unsure if I should be running 2 instances of haraka on ...
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CentOS postfix smtp server connection refused from outside

I am quite stuck with my postfix/smtp configuration on my CentOS machine. I setup a mail dns mail.domain.tld, configured in the postfix main.conf file and tested locally on the server by connecting ...
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Occasional firewall spikes on ports in 40000 - 60000 range over VPN

I am hoping someone will recognise the description below and be able to tell me what they think might be going on.. I look after an office network, which has VPN access to a different network ...
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Adding port 25 to iptables won't getting to open centOS

I am facing a problem to open port 25 with iptables on my CentOS machine. I checked the connection by 'nmap' and 'telnet' but both failed. The follow things I did to trying make this work: iptables ...
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nginx loadbalancer is redirecting to the wrong port

I am trying to get the nxinx load balancer to work. I have the following configuration: upstream backend { server app-1.example.com:8001 max_fails=3 fail_timeout=60s; server ...
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Cant open port on Windows 2012R2

I really never had problem with Windows Firewall, however today on new installation i`m trying to open port 110 but i cant. My firewall rule is: printscreen telnet myip 110 Connecting To ...
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iptables for Windows to redirect traffic

I am currently testing my server traffic and would like to route all incoming+outgoing traffic so as to be picked up by Burpsuite for analysis. Ideally, all traffic from ports 80 and 443 should be ...
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Apache : How to redirect domain.com:2368 to domain.com/blog

I have standard Apache configuration. At domain.com Apache is serving static html files (No backend technology) At domain.com:2368, there is a Ghost (blogging platform) instance, running NodeJS. I ...
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nginx: no permission to bind port 8090 but it binds to 80 and 8080

I'm struggling with some strange permission related behavior: when I configure nginx to listen to port 8080 everything works as expected, but when I use any other port I get something like 2014/01/10 ...
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Windows - Command for adding new printer port type using inf files

Is there any batch or powershell command to add new printer port type using inf files. I am able to see only below commands for adding TCP-IP and LPR ports and not port type. rundll32 - Install ...
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Opened some ports with iptables but they aren't open

I'm running a Debian 7 server via Linode VPS, and have recently installed/configured a mail server using Postfix and Dovecot. The final step to complete this was to open up ports 993, 995, 465, and ...
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Can I set up port forwarding to emulate not just a port but another IP address?

I am running a proprietary Windows application which functions like a server. You install the program, and then it broadcasts itself over port 13083. The program is web-based, so it's accessed ...
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Apache2 VirtualHost IfPort?

I'd like to make a virtual host like this: <VirtualHost *:80 *:443> <IfPort 443> SSLEngine On ... </IfPort> ... </VirtualHost> So, if the host ...
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How can I prevent my Windows server from conducting port scans

I have several EC2 Windows servers on Amazon's AWS. I have been receiving messages from Amazon that my servers are conducting port scans on remote hosts on the internet. I have scanned the machines ...
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VCenter 5.0 Server shows error on Hardware Status for hosts (port 8443) [duplicate]

I have the following: vCenter 5.0.0 build 755629 The problem: In the plug-in manager: vCenter Hardware Status VMware, Inc. 5.0 Disabled Displays the hardware status of hosts (CIM monitoring) ...
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Can't establish connection on port 80 for yum

Hi guys I have a very strange issue happening on one of my boxes. If someone can advise what I can check please let me know. Thanks. Here's the layout. Box 1 & Box 2 <> Firewall <> ...
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A way to only allow some ports on windows server

I have been trying to make this work the last few hours but haven't come far. I have a windows server 2008 and a set up Local Security Policy firewall yet "no" inbound rules (yet). My domains look ...
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OpenVPN client opens a random UDP port?

We are noticing this on a number of our openvpn clients: [root@box ~]# netstat -tulpn | grep openvpn udp 0 0 0.0.0.0:53950 0.0.0.0:* ...
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check port open without telnet [closed]

What do people use when Telnet is not installed to check a port is open and reachable? E.g. I used to use the technique of telnet <destination> and know it was there, even if telnet could not ...
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Explain how to bind a service to a ip and port [closed]

Yesterday I had a discussion about running the same service, for example SMTP, on the same port on a server. I think this is possible by assigning multiple ip addresses to the server and bind the ...
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iptables only partially redirecting ports

I am moving over everything that uses port 80 to port 9000 on my server, so I configured my apache + it's virtual hosts to listen to 9000 using ip xx.xx.xx.106, and I set up my iptables to preroute ...
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Centos6 Alternate Apache/Virtual Host Config Alternate Port

I have an Apache2 + Virtual Host config that runs perfectly fine on port 80, but I'm trying to get the same setup to run on port 9000 instead. I went into my httpd.conf and changed the Listen line to ...
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Using iptables to log traffic from port mirroring

I configured one port of my switch to do port mirroring of the other ports. I connected to this port mirroring a server where iptables has some rules. If some rules are matched, iptables sends to the ...
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CentOS 6 and PostgreSQL - Can't Connect to Port

SOLUTION: it turns out the ORDER of iptables matters. The firth INPUT rule is REJECT all ... which precludes the ACCEPT rule. So I had to use iptables -I INPUT 5 ... to add the rule in the fifth ...
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Application Unable connect Remote Server. FIREWALL Issue

Developing a C# Application that uses an WDSL/SOAP service and connects to a server via port 443 I know it is a Firewall Windows 2008 Server issue. Because when I disable it, it works perfectly. ...
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Apache2 can't bind to any port, multiple apache servers starting?

I have changed the apache2 (httpd) on CentOS 6.4 listen port to 80, 443, 25640 etc no ports seem to work (98)Address already in use: make_sock: could not bind to address 0.0.0.0:80 no listening ...
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How do I specify port number for PuTTY to use with Windows cmd?

I start most of my SSH connections with a windows command like this cmd://"C:\Program Files\PuTTY\putty.exe" -ssh root@xxx.xx.xxx.xx I assume this defaults to port 22. Now I need to connect on a ...
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OpenVPN and port 1194 closed

I installed openVPN on my server. By default, the port 1194 is choosed. The problem is that when I am running: sudo nmap -sU localhost -p 1194 It shows me: PORT STATE SERVICE 1194/udp ...
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2 Apache with one user password in one system

I installed Apache 1.3, and Apache 2.2 on one system with different ports (444, 445). I used Apache Authentication info of 444 for both. When I want to go from port 444 to 445, Browser ask me ...
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Website hosted on IIS is not accessbile

I have two sites set up in IIS on a remote machine RM; one on regular port 80, and the other on port 5773. From my local machine LM, I can access the site on 80, but I cannot access the one on 5773; ...
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Centos does not open port/s after the rule/s are appended

So after some battling and struggling with the firewall, i see that I may be doing something or the firewall isnt responding correctly there is has a port filter that is blocking certain ports. by ...
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ssh connection refused port 22 :: github

I have a strange problem. On one of my dev server i use git clone command to connect to github. I have set up my keys already. The connection between the dev server and github is intermittent. When ...
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Ports do not open after rules appended in iptables [closed]

I have a server that I am trying to setup for OpenVPN. I have followed all the steps, but I see that when I try to connect to it in Windows, it doesn't allow me, it just hangs on connecting, so I did ...
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Infiniband dual-port redundancy

I want to setup redundant infiniband networking. I am going to use servers (Centos 6.4) with dual-port IB adapters (Mellanox Connect-X III series) and two unmanaged IB switches. I know that IB paths ...
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Open port 8009/tcp on Fortigate necessary?

A nmap scan of a Fortigate Firewall showed that TCP port 8009 open is. According to knowledge base articles this is only to download the client for ssl vpn. Is this port used for anything else, and if ...
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Changed the port in Debian and forgot [closed]

A dedicated server with Debian 7 Changed the port in Debian (/etc/ssh/sshd_config) and forgot. How do can I find the port number?
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How is the port a part of a packet? [closed]

Computer A is running a program that initiates a request to Computer B on Port X. Where / how is the port transmitted in the API request?
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How to route specific IPv6 address to another port?

I just got a VPS with an IPv4 address as well as a bunch of IPv6 addresses configured and I'm new to routing in Ubuntu/Linux. I would like to route requests with a specific IPv6 and port (i.e. port ...
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Only Apache can listen to port 80 on MacOSX

I have a python web framework, Tornado, trying to listen on port 8000 but failed. Under the testing conditions below, firewall has been disabled in system pref pane. ipfw list shows 65535 allow ip ...
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Cant open a port on my linux server [closed]

Here is the thing, my server fails to connect to gmail SMTP with timeout error. I think the 465 port is closed on my server so I did couple of thing, now my csf.config file hase this two lines: ...
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How to modify iptables so a port is accessible on the server

when I do curl --insecure https://localhost/svn from my linux box I can see that it is returning some data However, when I run curl on this machine from another machine on the same network e.g. ...
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How to map an ephemeral port to a pid?

I have a RHEL server with several apps on it and I am attempting to figure out which one of them is making calls to an external web service. I have TCP dumps that show the calls being made and through ...
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How to specify the SSL port with command line curl?

I'm trying to test the SSL connection on one of my servers. The server is behind a LB so it's listening for SSL connections on the port 8090. I have use the --resolve option to test when talking to ...
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Linux - TCP Source Port Reuse (and delay)

We have an application making a lot of calls to a remote web server/service. Client app is JBoss/Java on Linux (Red Hat 5), remote server is Windows 2008. There is a Cisco ACE in the way but there ...
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Plesk - Forward subdomain to another port

I'm using an ubuntu web server with plesk 11.5.* - I want to forward a subdomain to a nodejs application with the port 2368. On my old debian systems i would create a vhost for ip:2368 and set the ...
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Use my server as a proxy to bypass blocked ports [closed]

I cannot connect to some services (TS3, Mumble, Steam...) from my university because some ports are blocked. I was wondering, can I use my dedicated server as a kind of proxy? so I connect to my ...
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selenium.common.exceptions.WebDriverException: Message: 'Can not connect to GhostDriver'

I'm trying to run PhantomJS from within selenium.webdriver on a Centos server. PhantomJS is in the path and is running properly from terminal. However in the script it appears to be launched, but ...
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Display number of bytes transferred over a port

how can i display the number of bytes transferred over a certain tcp port? I know there are several tools (iptop,iptables...) which can monitor this, but what i need is an absolute counter. I poked ...
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VMware ESX: Unable to delete PortGroup. 1 active ports

At work we have an ESX 4.1 cluster with some vlan's (Port Groups) configured on a vswitch on each host. A lot of these port groups aren't in use anymore so we decided to clean them up. We don't have ...
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Cannot reach website from outside of LAN [closed]

I am at much of a loss here, guys. I am running an Apache HTTP webserver from my laptop and I am unable to reach it from outside the routers borders/LAN. I cannot seem to ping it outside LAN and when ...