Port 5168 Details
known port assignments and vulnerabilities
3 records found
||Integer overflow in the RPCFN_SYNC_TASK function in StRpcSrv.dll, as used by the ServerProtect service (SpntSvc.exe), in Trend Micro ServerProtect for Windows allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a certain integer field in a request packet to TCP port 5168, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.
References: [CVE-2007-4219], [BID-25396]
Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in Trend Micro ServerProtect 5.58 before Security Patch 2 Build 1174 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted data to (1) TCP port 5168, which triggers an overflow in the CAgRpcClient::CreateBinding function in the AgRpcCln.dll library in SpntSvc.exe; or (2) TCP port 3628, which triggers an overflow in EarthAgent.exe. NOTE: both issues are reachable via TmRpcSrv.dll.
References: [CVE-2007-2508] [SECUNIA-25186] [BID-23868] [OSVDB-35790]
Port is also IANA registered for SCTE30 Connection
||Neverwinter Nights 2
Related ports: 3628 5167
« back to SG Ports
SANS Internet Storm Center: port 5168
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.
Please use the "Add Comment" button below to provide additional information or comments about port 5168.