sfreilly at roadrunner.com
Mon Jan 12 23:45:57 UTC 2009
> The only problem that I see with that is 19 is in the well known ports
> range (1-1023), is used by CHARGEN in linux/unix, and does get hit as well:
> as it was/is used to attack MS:
> [Access Violation in Dns.exe Caused by Malicious Telnet Attack]
> Were I you, I'd select a different port that is not commonly used.
isnt it true though that whatever port you use, if you have it forwarded
from your router, it will show up on a scan of your external ip?
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