port 17 ...open

Posted on 2001-07-02
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Last Modified: 2008-02-20
Hi all
when i was using a LanScan i found that one PC have port 17 open and every time i scan my lan i find it have a new
sentence and who said it, one time charlis dikens and other Bernadsho....
i dont know what is the problem is this trojan or what ..
Question by:Alfaisal
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Port 17 is the qotd port "Quote of the Day" could be someone having a bit of fun but you might want to plug it anyway.

It's usually harmless and I know of no trojans that use this port.

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