in any system are meant to accept network packets
that can compromise the security of the computer
to a great extent. For security issues ports that are unused are closed generally by the firewall.
For users with systems based on the Windows or Linux platforms, it is possible to find out the open ports
. Once the command line
interface in console-command prompt
is inserted, the command
will definitely reveal the list of the open ports
on the computer, so that they can be secured.
Whether you're running Windows or Linux / Unix, the following command ( in console-command prompt) will display the list of open ports on your computer:
For the use of advanced graphics tools, read this FAQ:
Published by jak58
Latest update on November 17, 2011 at 06:37 PM by Rik Sharma.