Re: How do I disable (close) ports?
On Tue, Dec 04, 2001 at 09:18:09PM +0100, J. Paul Bruns-Bielkowicz wrote:
> I disabled all but a few ports in /etc/services, but I have
> tcp 0 0 pa237.olsztyn.sdi.t:111 184.108.40.206:1064
> when I netstat my machine. What exactly does this mean? I just want
/etc/services is only a databse of service/port mappings. Removal from
there does not prevent the service from running. The netstat enty you
have listed is probably an _outgoing_ connection, not something listening.
Run netstat with -p to find process id's associated with ports.