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Practical guide to TCP Syn Port scanner from SecPoint

Discussion in 'Linux News' started by News, Feb 21, 2012.

  1. News

    News LF News Poster

    Jan 16, 2012
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    Do you know if your server or your home computer has unnecessary ports open to the internet? These days most of the people have multiple devices which are constantly connected to the internet; each and every device comes with many services with open ports running quietly in the background. The user might not even have an idea of those services running, but the open ports often open new possibilities of threats from the outside world. The tool portscanner comes to the rescue: see how. Category: HackingTagging: securitytcpscan Full story here.

  2. W00t

    W00t New Member

    Feb 21, 2012
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    This only really applies if your computer is connected directly to the internet, with no modem, gateway, or router in between, as most of these now have firewalls.

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