Re: Port 515 Print Spooler issue

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Subject: Re: Port 515 Print Spooler issue
Posted by:  Duane Arnold (not…@notme.com)
Date: Sun, 21 Dec 2003

You can put a dummy IP into the DMZ of the router and port forward port 515
to the dummy IP. That will show that port is closed/stealthed when the test
is done.

Duane :)

"exjd" <ex…@yahoo.com> wrote in message
news:3fe613a8$0$4752$61fed7…@news.rcn.com...
> Recent shields-up scan showed my port 515 (print spooler) open -- all else
> is stealth. Not sure why it should be open on the WAN side -- I don't use
my
> router's print server, just the printer on one computer and have it as a
> shared resoure on the LAN.
>
> How can I close port 515 on the WAN side?
> thx
> Alan

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Port 515 Print Spooler issue posted by exjd on Sun, 21 Dec 2003