troubleshooting Question

Firewall ports I can close

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Windows Server 2003SBSWindows Server 2008
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I have a SBS 2008 server but reasonatly I moved to a Google apps so do not use the exchange functionality. I currenty opened the default ports on my firewall recommended by MS. Ports 25, 80, 443 , 987 and 1723. I also do not use a VPN. I have a client who is reviewing my securiy and they wants me to close all these ports. Will this affect anything and how unsafe is it to have these ports open?


Mark Mahacek
IT Application Analyst

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