August 16th, 2003, 06:16 AM
what is port 33367
hey guys, anyone know what port 33367 is for? I've had literally thousands of hits on that port dropped by my iptables firewall/router. I did a search on google and surprisingly didnt get anything too useful. Does anyone else see this activity?
August 16th, 2003, 06:18 AM
The best bet for your situation is that somebody might have tried to infect you with a trojan, and edited the port at which it connects at. A lot of trojans (Sub7, BackOrifice, etc.) allow customization as to which port it connects at (as opposed to the default). So ya never know.
August 16th, 2003, 10:12 AM
correct me if I'm wrong folks, but port 33367 is used for attempts on Linux/FreeBSD 4.x machines...using the GL port
August 16th, 2003, 12:24 PM
33367 is an unassigned port as seen on the IANA site http://www.iana.org/assignments/port-numbers and it is not associated specifically with any trojan, virus or worm http://www.glocksoft.com/trojan_port.htm. I'd have to agree with plastic here and say that the most likely scenario is a script-donkey has merely changed the port setting on whatever crap he/she is trying to pass along to you.
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