RE: port 113
Port 113 is the identd port. I have blocked it without any problems.
On 10-Oct-2000 Michael Steiner wrote:
> Hi to All!
> I block all traffic not realy needed by ipchains.
> When fetching email from my isp I logged attempts by the isp-mailserver
> with tcp to port 113.
> Can you tell me where to find information about port 113 usage?
> (/etc/services I checked, but doesnt give me background information)
> Should or shouldn't I block port 113 ?
> Best regards
> Michael Steiner
> Michael Steiner, Minorgasse 35, A-1140 Vienna, Austria
> Unsubscribe? mail -s unsubscribe firstname.lastname@example.org <
- port 113
- From: Michael Steiner <email@example.com>