Re: win2000 - 1000s of ports opened



halimtan wrote:

When I do a "netstat -a" I get a scroll of listening
ports, dont know how many, must be several thousands. Is the server
hacked?


Most likely.

I have ZoneAlarm (free version) installed.


That alone would be enough to consider it as compromised.

Even further, it seems like you're abusing MSIE as a webbrowser. Now that's clearly a sign of total resignation.

> What do I do now?

Restoring from the latest backup? What else?

Can I close these ports manually


Unlikely, since the system is compromised.

or via ZoneAlarm?


How should that work?
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