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Port 1098 Details

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1098 tcp rmiactivation HP Business Service Management (BSM) 9.12 does not properly restrict the uploading of .war files, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary JSP code within the JBOSS Application Server component via a crafted request to TCP port 1098, 1099, or 4444.
References: [CVE-2012-2561]

The BlackBerry Universal Device Service in BlackBerry Enterprise Service (BES) 10.0 through 10.1.2 does not properly restrict access to the JBoss Remote Method Invocation (RMI) interface, which allows remote attackers to upload and execute arbitrary packages via a request to port 1098.
References: [CVE-2013-3693], [SECUNIA-55187]

RMI Activation (IANA official)
1098 tcp,udp rmiactivation, RMI Activation (official) Wikipedia
1098 tcp trojan Blood Fest Evolution, Hvl RAT, Remote Administration Tool - RAT Trojans
1098 tcp RAT [trojan] Remote Administration Tool - RAT SANS
1098 tcp,udp rmiactivation RMI Activation IANA
1095-1099 tcp trojans Some trojans use these ports: Blood Fest Evolution, Hvl RAT (also uses port 2283), Remote Administration Tool - RAT SG
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SANS Internet Storm Center: port 1098

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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