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Port 7070 Details

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7070 tcp realaudio RealAudio

Apple QuickTime Streaming Server (RTSP) also uses port 7070 (TCP/UDP).

RealNetworks RealServer allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by sending malformed input to the server at port 7070.
References: [BID-1128] [CVE-2000-0272] [OSVDB-1290]

Apple Darwin Streaming Administration Server 4.1.2 and QuickTime Streaming Server 4.1.1 allows remote attackers to execute certain code via a request to port 7070 with the script in an argument to the rtsp DESCRIBE method, which is inserted into a log file and executed when the log is viewed using a browser.
References: [CVE-2003-0054] [BID-6960]

ARCP (IANA official)
7070 tcp,udp arcp ARCP IANA
7070 tcp realserver realserver Nmap
7070 tcp real Real Audio Neophasis
7070 tcp,udp threat Apple QuickTime Streamer Serve accepts RTSP (RealTime Streaming Protocol) on this port. Bekkoame
7070 tcp,udp threat The default port for Real Server streams. Bekkoame
7000-7100 udp applications City of Heroes Portforward
7000-7100 udp applications City of Villains Portforward
6970-7170 udp applications RealAudio Portforward
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SANS Internet Storm Center: port 7070

Well Known Ports: 0 through 1023.
Registered Ports: 1024 through 49151.
Dynamic/Private : 49152 through 65535.

TCP ports use the Transmission Control Protocol. TCP is the most commonly used protocol on the Internet and any TCP/IP network. Whereas the IP protocol deals only with packets, TCP enables two hosts to establish a connection and exchange streams of data. TCP guarantees delivery of data and that packets will be delivered in the same order in which they were sent. Guaranteed communication/delivery is the key difference between TCP and UDP.

UDP ports use the Datagram Protocol, a communications protocol for the Internet network, transport, and session layers. Like TCP (Transmission Control Protocol), UDP is used with IP (the Internet Protocol) and makes possible the transmission of datagrams from one computer to applications on another computer, but unlike TCP, UDP is connectionless and does not guarantee reliable communication; it's up to the application that received the message to process any errors and verify correct delivery. UDP is often used with time-sensitive applications, such as audio/video streaming, where dropping some packets is preferable to waiting for delayed data.

When troubleshooting unknown open ports, it is useful to find exactly what services/processes are listening to them. This can be accomplished in both Windows command prompt and Linux variants using the "netstat -aon" command. We also recommend runnig multiple anti-virus/anti-malware scans to rule out the possibility of active malicious software. For more detailed and personalized help please use our forums.

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