Re: Port 21 Open
From: Jose Maria Lopez Hernandez (jkerouac_at_bgsec.com)
Date: Tue, 31 Aug 2004 21:39:14 +0200
Duane Arnold wrote:
> CRS <CRS@fake.net> wrote in news:MPG.1b9e4714e3806dbe989681
>>I've recently done some firewall security checks and have discovered
>>that Port 21 on my system is open. I'm not running an FTP server, and
>>have checked for viruses and trojans with nothing reported.
>>Is there any way I can find out what application/process on my system is
>>holding Port 21 open?
>>I'm running Windows XP Professional (SP2) with Sygate Personal Firewall
>>Pro v5.5 (Windows XP firewall is disabled).
> You can use Active Ports and Process Explorer.
> Duane :)
You can also use 'nmap -nV nameofhost -p 21' to see if the program that
listen in this port has any banner.
-- Jose Maria Lopez Hernandez Director Tecnico de bgSEC firstname.lastname@example.org bgSEC Seguridad y Consultoria de Sistemas Informaticos http://www.bgsec.com ESPAŅA The only people for me are the mad ones -- the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow Roman candles. -- Jack Kerouac, "On the Road"