Re: Open ports
> After my minimal install, I find some ports open to the public. I don't
> think they should be open by default to anyone.
> They're all in the inetd package, any my preference is to have all inet
> services disabled by default.
I agree totally. We close these services in the debian-edu custom
debian distro. We comment out the discard, daytime and time service
for all hosts, and smtp for every host except the server.
- Open ports
- From: John Summerfield <debian@ComputerDatasafe.com.au>