Re: Port 23230?

From: Duane Arnold (notme_at_notme.com)
Date: 04/19/04


Date: Mon, 19 Apr 2004 03:03:30 GMT

mrsimpleton@angelfire.com (mrsimpleton) wrote in
news:d8dea9e6.0404181830.36d69709@posting.google.com:

> Any one know what Port 23230 is used for?
> I believe it might be used by some online game but I have no idea
> which one.
> I've tried to look it up in my favorite port list sites and I've done
> searches on the internet for it, to no avail.
>
> I ask because many many different IP numbers from all over the world
> have been trying to access my computer all day on that port. This
> started today after my ISP gave me a new IP number.
>
> I can guess that the previous owner of that IP number ran some sort of
> server or online game server with many many people connected to him.
> Now I got his IP number and his traffic. But again this is only a
> guess.
>

As long as the FW is setting there protecting the high ports, you should
not be concerned about it. You can always get differnt IP from the ISP,
if it starts to bother you.

Duane :)