Re: All these open ports
I've just noticed that my debian testing open many ports by default:
tcp 0 0 *:dict *:* LISTEN
tcp 0 0 *:time *:* LISTEN
tcp 0 0 *:discard *:* LISTEN
tcp 0 0 *:682 *:* LISTEN
I'm curious which utility produced that listing; I haven't seen "lsof"
produce that - ?
Buy a firewall or set up iptables.
You can just load the Firestarter package; it will allow you to block
ports (via a generated iptables script).
There are other available packages:
I use FireHOL