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Opened ports??

Discussion in 'Plesk for Windows - 8.x and Older' started by leftys, Feb 16, 2005.

  1. leftys

    leftys Guest

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    I would like to know which ports are required by plesk to work.

    I have windows2003+plesk7+mailenable1.8+mssql2000 and I am going to configure an external firewall (hardware, not the one in plesk) so I have to find all ports that need to be open for a good operation of the server.

    This is a list of the ports that I managed to make:

    >tcp 20 ftp-data
    >tcp 21 ftp
    >tcp 22 ssh
    >tcp 25 smtp
    >tcp 53 dns
    >udp 53 dns
    >tcp 80 www
    >tcp 99
    >tcp 110 pop3
    >tcp 443 ssl
    >tcp 8443 plesk
    >tcp 2866
    >tcp 3306 mysql
    >tcp 554
    >tcp 1755
    >tcp 3389 rdp (Terminal Server)
    >tcp 2000
    >tcp 5505
    >Tcp 3389
    >Tcp 8009
    >Tcp 8080
    >Tcp 8401
    >Tcp 8425
    >Tcp 2025
    >Tcp 143 imap

    Are there any more that need to be open? Any suggestions will be appreciated... thanks in advance!
     
  2. MarkDAE

    MarkDAE Guest

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    Imho #1 rule on the internet: You don't want to open ports. <g>

    but if you absolutely have to open them. go for the bare minimum.

    21 -> ftp
    25 -> smtp
    53 (tcp/udp) -> dns
    80 -> web
    110 -> pop
    443 -> ssl
    3389 -> rdp
    8443 -> plesk management.

    These should be the only ports you need.

    If you don't need run a dns server .. or SSL or one of the other services don't open port for them.

    Suggestion configure your firewall to re-route the rdp and plesk ports. or only accept traffic from a limited amount of IP's
     
  3. EnigmaX

    EnigmaX Guest

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    what about samba..? + other

    What about samba port 139, and the other modules that comes with for the Counter Strike..
     
  4. MarkDAE

    MarkDAE Guest

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    Port 139 is probably the most dangerous port to have opened on the internet.
     
  5. leftys

    leftys Guest

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    thank you all

    ...for your replies.

    I will stay only with the necessery ports.

    thanks!
     
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