Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

port 80 or port 443


  • Please log in to reply
2 replies to this topic

#1 keyboardcrawler

keyboardcrawler

  • Members
  • 1 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:07:41 PM

Posted 23 February 2018 - 11:52 PM

Hello every one:

 

 

 

Should I open port 80 udp or tcp keep it closed.  If opened do I allow inbound or outbound only.  Or allow all.

 

 

Same question for port 443 udp or tcp.

 

 

 

Which one is more secure 443 or port 80?

 

 

 

Thanks,

Keyboardcrawler



BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 MDD1963

MDD1963

  • Members
  • 699 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:11:41 AM

Posted 13 March 2018 - 04:51 AM

443 is for secure web connections (HTTPS), port 80 is standard HTTP path for all others not yet running secured websites....

 

You can try closing nonsecure connections if you wish, and see what does not make it through that you need, if anything..

 

(99.99% of home users make it through he day without blocking either; servers are another matter entirely.


Asus Z270A Prime/7700K/32 GB DDR4-3200/GTX1060


#3 MarkMackerel

MarkMackerel

  • Malware Study Hall Sophomore
  • 65 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:03:41 AM

Posted 14 March 2018 - 01:23 PM

If he blocks port 80, wouldn't that affect his browsing as a lot of information comes through that port and may not get through 443?






0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users