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Old 10-01-2004, 10:40 PM   #1
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nmap question

when i perform nmap scanning on my comp ,i see this line

445/tcp  open  microsoft-ds
but I dont have any microsoft stuff on my comp!!

i like to see the name microsoft awayfrom my comp asap,

wats that line anyway?
thanx in advance(tia)
Old 10-01-2004, 11:12 PM   #2
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Do you have Samba running? Port 445 is apparently used by the SMB protocol; based on a quick Googlr, it is the port that the Microsoft directory service uses.
Old 10-01-2004, 11:57 PM   #3
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hey buddy
u r right,i am runnign samba services



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