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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Port 80 is being used by SYSTEM (PID 4), what is that?

I am trying to use port 80 for my application server, but when I perform "netstat -aon" I get TCP 0.0.0.0:80 0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING 4 When I look up the process in ...
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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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Ports needed for the vSphere 5.5 client to connect to the vCenter

We are currently setting up a new vmware environement based on ESXi 5.5, with the virtual appliance and vSphere client. After a lot of research (maybe I didn't searched well), I couldn't manage to ...
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is TCP port exhaustion real? [closed]

How fast would one need to allocate ephemeral ports in order to get into the TCP port exhaustion condition? I was told there are ~4k (older Windows), ~16k (newer Windows) or ~28k (RH Linux) ports ...
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What firewall ports do I need to open when using FTPS?

I need to access an ftps server (vsftpd) on a vendor's site. The vendor has a firewall in front of the ftps server and I have a firewall in front of my ftps client. I understand that ports 990, 991 ...
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Port 80 Occupied

When trying to run Apache from the Windows Command Line, it gives the error (OS 10048)Only one usage of each socket address (protocol/network address/port) is normally permitted. : make_sock: could ...
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Webmin and/or port 10000 not working

I've recently installed Webmin on a Ubuntu server but I can't get it to work. I asked a recent question about saving iptables but it turns out you don't need to "save" iptables changes. Anyway, I ...
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Trouble changing SSH port

I'm running a CENTOS web server with WHM and CSF firewall. I'm trying to change SSH from the default port. I've opened up the port in CSF and modified /etc/ssh/sshd_config uncommenting the port line ...
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UFW — How To Open Port 8080

I thought I had allowed connections to http-alt (8080) using ufw. My reasoning for thinking this is because: gerrit2@localhost:~$ sudo ufw status Status: active To Action ...
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Changing Samba port doesn't work

I want to change the Samba default ports for testing. I tried adding "samba ports = 1445" to the samba config, but now I can't connect to it at all! I also tried adding -p 1445 to the samba start ...
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Failed to bind to: /0.0.0.0:443 [closed]

I am having problems starting my play framework server on port 443,i am using scala play 2.20 and my play server running fine on port 9443 by following command ./start -Dhttps.port=9443 ...
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How should I select the port number for a new tool?

I'm creating an internal collaboration tool that will use a central server (on an intranet) and one or more ports for socket communication to clients. I know that many ports are reserved for ...
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Is there an equivalent to ssh-copy-id for Windows?

Is there any equivalent or port of ssh-copy-id available for Windows? That is, is there an easy way to transfer SSH keys from a local machine to a remote server under Windows? In case it helps, I'm ...
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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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proxypass /jenkins to port 8080?

Hi I have a VPS running cpanel and it is also running Jenkins on port 8080 I have used proxypass in the Apache config to redirect jenkins.rystuff.net to port 8080 but was wondering if there is a way ...
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redirect to specific port without apache

I'm running a few small web applications listening on different ports... 8787, 8888, & 8000. None of them are apache though. Is there any way via either DNS or iptables, or some other way, that I ...
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Selecting Interface for SSH Port Forwarding

I have a server that we'll call hub-server.tld with three IP addresses 100.200.130.121, 100.200.130.122, and 100.200.130.123. I have three different machines that are behind a firewall, but I want to ...
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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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Ubuntu IPv6 port redirect using ufw

I'm trying to configure port redirection from port 80 to 8080 on server with both IPv4 and IPv6 support. The OS is Ubuntu 14.04 with the 3.2* series kernel. It is a production server, so I don't want ...
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Failed PCI DSS Compliance

I got this from my compliance check results. To me it looks like my router is responding to their test but I'm not sure where to go . ( might be off track completely though) Description: PCI DSS ...
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Unable to connect to MySQL through port 3306

I read the answers about 3306 from a question posted in 2009. I have the same problem, but the answers I read didn't help. Port 3306 is open, even if I stop the windows-firewall, MySQL still can't ...
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IPTABLES won't keep changes on restart [duplicate]

I have a hostgator VPS that has a CENT OS. When I stop the VPS and start it again, the changes I've made to the IPTABLES won't save I've tried to save the IPTABLES and to no avail. Every time I ...
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Make port accessible only from localhost

I'm using a software which is accessible by http://server_ip:certain_port I want it to be accessible internally only, by http://localhost:port. How can I block those ports from the outside?
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One public IP and two web servers

We have our IBM server (internal ip: 192.168.1.128) connected to internet via router (192.168.1.1). I have forwarded the following port: Port 80: internal IP 192.168.1.128 for incoming HTTP ...
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CentOS/Linux Block External Port

Suppose I have an internal service running on port 7676, how would I (On CentOS) block port 7676 from external sources, so that it can only be accessed locally - AKA 127.0.0.1, not using, for example, ...
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How do I get iptables to allow a new port (for a webserver sockets handler)

In the local development server, I don't have any iptables rules (running on a Mac). The production server however, runs CentOS 6 with certain rules. I need to add a rule that allows the client to ...
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Error changing mysql 5.6 default port

I've changed my.ini with port=3308 but after restart the service mysql 5.6 is working in the same default port 3306. I've tried in mysql 5.5 and it worked fine. C:\Archivos de programa\MySQL\MySQL ...
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After kill -9 process won't disappear and port is still bound

We have a Java server application running on Mac OS X. Occasionally this application has become unresponsive, and we have resorted to killing it with kill -9. However, the process doesn't disappear; ...
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how to identify and eliminate previously assigned port

We are running Sharepoint WSS3.0 2007 standard. We used to allow a sister division to utilize this product. I have moved them to a Google site. Now, I believe I want to make certain that the port is ...
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Serving Meteor on main domain and Apache on subdomain independently

I'm running a Meteor server on my Ubuntu server. But problems arise when I try to have Apache serving a subdomain on the same server. main.domain.com -> Meteor sub.domain.com -> Apache Meteor is ...
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Can't connect to MySQL server on 'localhost' after changing TCP/IP Port

When I change the TCP/IP Port the MySQL Server will listen on port=3306 to port=3808 in my.ini, my Django project works very well. Navicat also can login in to mysql with same user name and password. ...
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SSH & SFTP: Should I assign one port to each user to facilitate bandwidth monitoring?

There is no easy way to track real-time per-user bandwidth usage for SSH and SFTP. I think assigning one port to each user may help, but I am wondering if my approach is workable. Use case Bob, ...
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How to see log of apps taking specific port over period of time on Windows?

How can I see for specific time period, which app had bound some specific port in Windows? I am auto-starting my app with windows and I am bounding port 1200 as UDP packet receiver, but sometimes my ...
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Is there a top like tool that shows processes and ports, live?

I'd like to be monitoring ports in "realtime" and the processes that use them. Is there any tool that can handle that? I imagine somethinkg like top, but with a column that lists all ports the process ...
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DNS Server; Different Ports to different IP's [closed]

I have 2 servers with (of course :D) 2 IP's, for example: 123.456.789.101 & 101.987.654.321 Now I have a domain example.tld and want all requests go to 123.456.789.101, except the ones which hit ...
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Setting subdomains to multiple computers for Remote Desktop/VNC [closed]

I have some computers set up at home and would like to be able to access them from anywhere. I have achieved this by forwarding ports accordingly: public | computer | private | Details 5001 | ...
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ssh_exchange_identification Can't Access to SSH Amazon EC2 (Lock Out)

I get an error in terminal when I'm trying to access my instance in Amazon EC2. I use Centos 6.x server WHM/cPanel, i have access to WHM, but i DON'T have a complete access to FTP or SSH. ssh: ...
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Iperf UDP listening on used port

I get WARNING[9157] chan_sip.c: Retransmission timeout reached on transmission error on asterisk and trying to troubleshoot the problem. Now asterisk is listening on 5060 port: udp 0 0 ...
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ssh_exchange_identification: read: Connection refused

Everytime I'm trying to SSH into my Amazon EC2 Server i get an Error below: Zoc6 Error: ssh_exchange_identification: read: Connection refused Tried: Terminal (mac) - Failed Reinstall Zoc and ...
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Jetty and IIS on same server, different IPs

I have Windows Server 2012 R2, fresh install and I am running there IIS for .NET applications, now for many different reasons I want to run Jetty on a same server. IIS is setup to listen only on (for ...
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Is it bad practice to run a web application server directly on port 80/443

I am hosting a web app on amazon aws, using an ec2 instance. On that instance i will be running only one application. using glassfish v3.0.1 I do not want to run the app using : ...
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Can I find the list of ports being listened by a process ordered by the time of opening?

I know I can see the list of open ports using the lsof command. I am trying to view the results ordered by timestamp of listening. The process opens multiple (~6) ports and I suspect the order of ...
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how to 2 ip virtual in public dan private with forward to different destination

Here my case, Server 1 public IP in 1 box (eth0) -> 203.x.x.55/28 and 57/28 gw 203.x.x.49 private IP (eth1) -> 10.10.8.1 Server 2 private IP in 1 box (eth0) -> 10.10.8.5/24 and 7/24 gw 10.10.8.1 ...
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IIS 8.0 Second Website on port 81 not visible publicly

I have been given a VM in Windows Azure with Windows Server 2008 R2/ IIS 8.0 running. It has a default website. Now I wanted to create a dev version of that site at some other port, say 81. I added ...
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Hardware firewall for Linux web (and mail) server allows UDP connections to any local port from remote ports 53 and 123 — is this safe?

I'm trying to tighten security on a linux web server. It has a hardware firewall with a default rule set and I noticed two rules that concern me: remote port: 123; local port: ANY; protocol: UDP; ...
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What is the best way to create remote tunnel?

I have 3 Linux servers: - 10.0.0.0/24 - (10.0.0.10) Linux server inside my LAN. - 20.0.0.0/24 - (20.0.0.10) Linux server with HTTP Apache server - 50.50.50.50/32 - Server on Amazon AWS which see both ...
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Windows Server 2003 - Block port on localhost

We have a misbehaving daemon running on one of our Windows 2003 Servers. It telnets into localhost:5115 I have a feeling that if I can stop it from telnetting into localhost I can get it to fail ...
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Why Are There Only 65,535 Ports, and Will We Ever Have More? [closed]

I understand the original reasoning behind having 65,535 ports per IP address: this is the highest number that can be represented by a 16-bit, or 2-byte, number, and it wasn't conceivable that ...
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Cannot restart RabbitMQ Service on Windows

I stopped RabbitMQ for a short time on my Windows (2012) server. However, when I tried to restart it, it would shut down again within about 30 seconds. The Windows Event Log had the following ...
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port 25 is reported to be open but no service is listening

OS is Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (server; without GUI). The machine is a virtual server running hundreds of miles away in a remote server farm. I uninstalled postfix and all of it's components (courier, ...