RE:  I NEED HELP!!

From: Richard Sandy (richard.sandy@energis.com)
Date: 12/03/01


From: Richard Sandy <richard.sandy@energis.com>
To: Devon Ryan <dpryan@midway.uchicago.edu>
Date: Mon, 3 Dec 2001 10:36:15 -0000 


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On Fri, 30 Nov 2001, Devon Ryan wrote:

> > I scanned my homeserver for open ports and I found that I have the
> > ports:
> >
> > 12345 NetBus
> > 20034 NetBus Pro
> > 31337 BackOriffice
> >
> > open. Now, are these the famous trojans? I have linux, aren't they
> > programmed for a MS platform? How can I close these ports????
>
> Something tells me that you're running tripwire...

        Huh? Tripwire doesn't bind to any ports. This makes no sense.

- -Jay

==
More likely they meant port sentry ?
I know you can configure it to listen on Ports in this manner.

=
Richard