Ping Port

  Rhuddlan 21:50 07 Feb 2007

Evening all,

I have just scanned my system with Symantec online and the results have shown that my Ping Port is open, is this very dangerous?

I have had my DSL connection slow down slightly now and again and my MSN Messenger connection disconnects after a few mins, see my other post below for more info on this problem.

click here

I have now idea what kind of port this is and what (if any) damage it can do to my computer?

Anyone advise?

Thanks, Mat.

  Technotiger 21:59 07 Feb 2007

Hi, run ShieldsUp, this will give you a much more comprehensive check, and will also explain about Ports, open or otherwise.

click here

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