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Old 03-06-2001, 01:14 PM   #1
AllenWood
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Hi all,

Could someone kindly help? I scanned my linux box, which is a RH 7 distro, and saw that a whole bunch of UDP ports open. Every other fourth UDP port was open starting from port number 1 or something. Does anyone know what this means? It doesn't make sense that all of those ports are open. I set my scanner to scan a few thousand UDP ports but couldn't wait for it to finish because it was returning so many opened. Where would I find the services that are keeping those ports open? It doesn't make sense that that many services are running.

Appreciate any help you might give.
TIA.
 
Old 03-06-2001, 06:45 PM   #2
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Do you have something like portsentry running? This would make a lot of ports appear as if they were open. If not give us a list of ports so we can try and see what is running.
 
  


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