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Re: [suse-security] Block port 6000
  • From: Roman Drahtmueller <draht@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2001 16:37:55 +0200 (MEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.33.0107101636300.10581-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Hi
>
> I have probs getting X to stop listening for
> connection on port 6000. I saw at the "SuSE Security
> FAQ (unofficial)" that to get it to stoping listening
> i should change /usr/X11R6/lib/X11/xdm/Xservers but

Change the line to read

:0 local /usr/X11R6/bin/X :0 vt07 -nolisten tcp

it should work.

> this dont work for 7.1, anyone know how to disable it
> in 7.1 ?
> I do not want to block it using a firewall.

ipchains -I input -d 0/0 6000 -p tcp -j REJECT
or -j DENY, as you wish.

>
> Cheers
>
> /Chriss

Roman.
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