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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Trouble with port 80 nating (XenServer to WebServer VM)

I have a rent server running XenServer 6.2 I only have 1 public IP so i did some NAT to redirect ports 22 and 80 to my WebServer VM. I have a problem with the port 80 redirection. When i use this ...
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How to run node.js app on port 80? Are processes blocking my port?

I believe the port 80 on my remote instance is blocked, and I am trying to run a node.js app using port 80. I have experimented with ports 3000 and 3002, and both ports are working fine, but I get an ...
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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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mosh-like port forwarding

This is on linux, connecting to linux servers: I love mosh, but it doesn't support port forwarding, and likely won't for a while since it's been almost a year now and it hasn't happened yet. port ...
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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 [on hold]

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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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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Trying to change a custom VPN port back to the original on Fortigate 40C

We recently changed our firewall and bought a Fortigate 40C device. We wanted to use our old VPN settings. The Fortigate support technician told us that this model was new and he didn't know it in ...
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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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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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Can't connect to remote server. Socket error = #2000

I don't know what went wrong, but I get a Timeout after logging in to the proftpd server. STATUS:> [12.05.2014 16:30:24] Getting listing ""... STATUS:> [12.05.2014 16:30:24] Resolving ...
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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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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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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, ...
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2 ips on 1 port vs 1 ip on 2 ports

Background I have a PHP-FPM sitting behind an Apache server. As I need to use two different configurations for PHP-FPM, I can configure it to be connected either on: 127.0.0.1:9000 and ...
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Port blocked from network

Situation: Windows Server 2003 R2 running HP Data Protector Client Port 5555 is blocked. Telnet to Server:5555 from the network fails but works from the machine itself. Firewall is disabled. AV is ...
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Where does a firewall application fit into the software stack?

I'm trying to figure out where a firewall application on a server fits into the software stack, and at what point in the networking process the firewall "kicks in," from the perspective of an ...
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Port level traffic monitoring (with graphs)

I'm looking to monitor traffic (incoming, outgoing and total monthly) on a few ports (mostly TCP) and I've done a ton of Googling around and everything leads to software I either can't manage to use, ...
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Port forwarding between 2 routers and wrong IP at the end

So here is the situation: I have adsl modem connected to 1st router "A" - local IP 192.168.2.1 I forward SSH port to 2nd router "B" - IP 192.168.1.1 On router "B" I forward SSH port to machine - ...
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How can I set Postfix outgoing port to 465, but keep incoming port to default?

My ISP blocks port 25. So, I cannot connect to my server and send emails. I've tried changing it to 465. And it works! However, after this change, I cannot receive emails anymore. # # Postfix master ...
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Should I block the other SMTP ports as well to block outgoing mail?

I have blocked outgoing port 25 to prevent spam being sent from my servers. However, I'm not very familiar with SMTP and I have heard that ports such as 465 and 587 can also be used to send mail, but ...
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Apache - Restrict access to a specific port

I need to restrict access to a specific port only, on my apache server (I'd like that only the SSL port (443) is used on my webserver). So for example, if an user try to connect to standard port 80, ...
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Forward downloads to a seperate physical connection [closed]

So, mothers internet connection is incredibly slow, and she lives in a very rural area and cannot have anyway of acquiring a faster connection. I on the other hand have a very fast connection, would ...
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Cannot log in into a server by ssh connection

was connected to a server via ssh through port 22, and decided to kill all the users connected with the root user with the following command: pkill -9 -u root Now when I try to log in by ...
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Postgresql not listening on the correct port using service command

In my /var/lib/pgsql9/data/postgresql.conf I added port = 55434 and if I start Postgres with /usr/bin/pg_ctl start -D /var/lib/pgsql9/data/ as the postgres user then Postgres is listening to the right ...
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Nginx multiple virtual host isn't working

I already have a Working nginx installation for my local development in my Computer. So i was thinking about adding another virtual host for a new project. Here is the Existing Virtual host file AKA ...
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Access servers individually in a load balanced set

I have 2 web servers in a load balanced set (port 80) on the Azure platform. I need to ping a php file on each server which forces them to update, but how can I do this? Can I access them like this: ...
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Http Persistent Connection (keep-alive) and port numbers

Is a persistent http connection (keep-alive), always bound to a specific port, or can it use a range of ports?
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Random port in Filtered state for brief amount of time found using nmap , possible trojan?

Nmap results show me port 3527 open for brief period of time and then it disappears. I have a feeling this could be trojan communicating with mothership. Or something normal, but I cannot find much ...
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How can I get a list of the ports that Wireshark knows?

When I need to choose a new port to use (internal to an organisation) I used to look in /etc/services. This is no longer sufficient, as Wireshark knows about many other ports that are not in ...
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Despite of several attempts, unable to open port 25

This question may have been asked many times here but after several failed attempts, I repeat the history: How do I open port 25 port on my server running CentOS. Here is my iptables config: Chain ...
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How can I find the total number of TCP connections for a given port and period of time by IP?

On a Linux system there are plenty of methods for listing the current TCP connections for a given port by connecting IP but: how can I count the total number of connections to a port per source IP for ...
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Is there a device with multi auxiliary (AUX) ports to configure multiple devices

Level: Beginner Sorry for the confusing title. I shall try to explain my best to explain my question. Question: Is there a networking device named X that has multiple AUX ports so that I can connect ...
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How to bind munin to use a vhost or port number?

Currently I'am able to access my munin setup using the default url. www.mydomain.com/munin For security reasons, I want to only allow Munin to be access using port number. Like this ...
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Change original port number [closed]

The default port number for ssh is 22 is there a way to implement security by being obscure and changing the original number? So for example ssh would not be on port 22 it would be on lets say 2847.
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Manage multiple ports with Apache Tomcat

I already switched my default port from 8080 to 80, but here's a problem: I need to also be able to manage port 8000, too. Current ports are: 8080, 80. How do I map a new port (8000) to a new webapp? ...
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Changed SSH default port and disabled root login. Client didn't save the new port can't login/connect to it now

Working on my centos server. Connecting via putty. Changed SSH default port and disabled root login. But the client didn't save the new port and defaulted back to 22 (my new one was 42650 or something ...
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Exchange: use Port 110 for both POP3 & POP3/SSL?

On our Exchange 2010 POP3 is configured to only allow secure logon (TLS connection for authentification). Now, the default port for "plain" POP3 is 110, and for POP3 with SSL is 995, hence with the ...
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Running a websocket server and a http server on the same server

I am using nginx to to serve an instance of PHP application, and also at the same time running a Ratchet app to listen to a websocket connection. Problem is, both of these instance are using the same ...
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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 ...