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Re: how to close port 113 ident xinetd


"Jimmy Wu" <jimmywu013+debian@gmail.com> writes:

> I tried doing an nmap scan on myself the other day and found that tcp
> port 113 was open.  Nmap listed the service as ident.  I am trying to
> remove this service since I don't think I need it, but I can't figure
> out how.  I removed the package pidentd, after which nmap reported the
> port was still open, but changed its service description to "auth?".

Did you restart xinetd after removing pidentd?


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