Port Scanning

Started by MarkUS

MarkUS

Port Scanning   04 February 2006, 05:36

I'd like to know if it is possible to scan remote computers for listening (not really open) ports. I.E. port 5800
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Re: Port Scanning   04 February 2006, 12:23

What is the difference between 'listening' and 'open' ports? A port can accept connections (we call it open or listening) or can be closed or inactive.

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