• Subject: Re: Restricting User Access
  • From: "Walden Leverich" <walden@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 20 Nov 1997 19:20:46 -0500

Booth,

Does this mean I should try FTPing to your machine on port 7038?? >:-)

-Walden
-----Original Message-----
From: boothm@ibm.net <boothm@ibm.net>
To: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com <MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com>
Date: Thursday, November 20, 1997 1:38 PM
Subject: Re: Restricting User Access


>on 11/18/97at 11:22 PM, the Great and Grand  Wazir LAN400GEEK@aol.com
>said:
>
> Please note: I have not tested this type of pgm to block
>FTP, but I believe it can be done.
>
>Block FTP two ways:  close the port, or if you still want to use it but
>not be obvious, change the port (FTP or TELNET) to some unusual number,
>like 7038.  Either choice will help your system's security.
>
>----------------------------------------------------
>Booth Martin
>---------------------------------------------------


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