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Discussion in 'Computer Security' started by bruce, Feb 11, 2005.

  1. bruce

    bruce Guest

    Using scanline to check ports on my machine

    Why do I get different results depending on whether I use
    loopback IP 127.0.0.1
    LAN IP 192.168.1.5
    or WAN IP??

    Any ideas?
    bruce, Feb 11, 2005
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  2. bruce

    Dazz Guest

    On Fri, 11 Feb 2005 12:04:40 +0800, bruce wrote:

    > Using scanline to check ports on my machine
    >
    > Why do I get different results depending on whether I use
    > loopback IP 127.0.0.1
    > LAN IP 192.168.1.5
    > or WAN IP??
    >
    > Any ideas?


    Because different services can listen on different interfaces/IP Addresses.

    Dazz
    Dazz, Feb 11, 2005
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