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Questions tagged [port-forwarding]

For questions about port forwarding on an on topic network device. For instance, you have a firewall and need to forward a port to an internal server, but you do not know how.

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Port forwarding / UPnP issues with media server software [on hold]

I am facing a bizarre issue where port forwarding on my home router works perfectly well for most applications, but specifically doesn't work for media server software I've tried it with (Plex and ...
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What the Difference between port triggering and port forwarding in a router? [on hold]

What the Difference between port triggering and port forwarding in a router? I've used port forwarding for using SSH over the internet. Kindly tell the purpose of port triggering.
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How is my android security camera app accessing my internal home network externally? [closed]

I installed a SWANN home security camera system and installed it on my network. Somehow, I can access my cameras on my home internal network via the SWANN Android app. However, I did not provide ...
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Problem Forwarding Port 22 for SSH [closed]

I'm trying to forward port 22 so I can SSH into my PC from a different network but it doesn't seem to be working. I can do ssh mihkel@my_public_ip from the network that the PC is on but it doesn't ...
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If you're behind a firewall and all the ports are blocked, how is your browser able to access the internet?

I'm behind a router and I'm able to run game servers on my home computer after forwarding ports or using the DMZ feature on the router. However, I still don't understand the underlying technology as ...
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How to connect multiple devices with identical static IP into a wireless network

I've been searching StackExchange and the Internet for a while looking for a solution for my networking question. Some articles I found are here, here and here, but these don't need to deal with a ...
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Trying to understand how SSH works [closed]

Hi I have a network diagram as shown in here both Router0 and Access Point0 have DHCP servers on It I am thinking about How to open SSH to my Access Point0 from Server0 , Only IP address I could get ...
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RDP on IPV6 using DS-Lite-Tunnel [closed]

I am trying to access one of my PCs from and external network using RDP on port 3389. After realizing my ISP uses DS-Lite-Tunnel I gave up ipv4 and focusing on ipv6. So far the only way I managed ...
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Simultaneous dynamic and static NAT not working

Cisco 4200 series running IOS XE with a single public IP address and dynamic NAT, which works just fine. I am trying to add Static NAT to access a server (map external port XX to internal port YY. ...
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Cannot get port-forward working on ASA 5505: “Drop-reason: (acl-drop) Flow is denied by configured rule”

Months ago I made this post here on NE, but I still for the life of me just cannot figure our port-forwarding on my ASA 5505. I have since started over and am now trying the DMZ port instead, but ...
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In port forwarding, is the ultimate destination decided solely by the intermediary entity?

In port forwarding, is the ultimate destination to connect to solely decided by the intermediary entity which provides port forwarding, not by an application client? Although the page mentions ...
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Why isn't web traffic blocked by router?

(A naive/stupid question which I couldn't find answer to on the web.) Why is the internet traffic reaching me even if I haven't set up port forwarding. (For example, I can view websites). What I ...
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Port Forward for OpenVPN Server behind two routers [closed]

I am stuck how to establish port forwarding between the Internet and an OpenVPN server behind two routers. I need the first router as an Internet DSL modem and VoIP phone access (both services from ...
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Reach IP in Parent Network [closed]

We have a router (Router 2) inside a network (Router 1) with a client (Client in Router 2) that needs to make a TCP connection to a client in router 1. We only have access to configure Router 2 and ...
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Port-forwarding rule on Cisco ASA not working - “Drop-reason: (acl-drop) Flow is denied by configured rule”

New to Cisco, so I hope this question isn't too noobish. I am trying to setup a port-forwarding rule to allow "any" SSL traffic in from "Outside" to the web server on my LAN. The problem is apparently ...
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Configuring static NAT on Cisco Router

I am trying to configure port forwarding on a Cisco 891F router given by an ISP and directly connected to servers in the 192.168.170.0/24 network. The ISP recommended using the ip nat inside source ...
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Port forwarding using Putty [closed]

I have a server (running ubuntu) where I am running BRAT(http://brat.nlplab.org), which creates a standalone server at http://127.0.0.1:8001. Now I want to access this in my local machine (Windows 10)....
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Can ISP know whether port forwarding is been done? [closed]

I sit behind a NAT of an institute, which has a rule that implies that no port forwarding can be done. I am developing a peer to peer application, which I need to test. So I have to be sure that it ...
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SSH into device attached to another router [closed]

I saw this questionwhich looks kind of related, but I'm not sure as the answers are too confusing. Basically, I want to SSH into my Raspberry Pi from my laptop. Eventually I want to have the Pi ...
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Simplest explanation of ports, sockets, processes [closed]

Can anyone explain the simplest definition of what ports, sockets and processes are and what is the relationship between all 3. Thanks in advance.
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Switch FIB and router FIB

Forwarding Information Base (FIB) also called Forwarding Table or Mac Table according to wikipedia. I first explain my understanding of the FIB in both Switch and Router. Does not hesitate to correct ...
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SSH and port forwardings in both directions [closed]

I can't undersatand this : All communication happens using SSH with port forwardings in both directions Any help? Thanks.
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What requirements must general firewall/routing software meet, to make OSI 2 port mirroring work correctly?

The basics are obvious, but there are technical points of networking implication which I don't understand. Some of these are general to networking, others general to all routing/firewall softwares ...
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Help understanding “tunneling”

Tunneling = allows a network user to access or provide a network service that the underlying network does not support or provide directly (wikipedia) How does the "network service" not support a ...
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Cisco Router, Port Forwarding, ACL ordering

I'm new CCNA learner here. If I have the following access list: access-list 101 permit ip 10.10.0.0 0.0.255.255 any access-list 101 deny tcp host 10.10.0.1 eq 443 any access-list 101 deny tcp host ...
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How to setup port forwarding on Cisco Router running Version 15.2(4)M6

I'm trying to get traffic forwarded from my network's public IP to a private IP within the network to allow access to a server from outside the LAN. I can't quite figure out how to do it unfortunately....
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Cisco ASA Port Forward using a custom RDP Port

I am having trouble setting up RDP access from outside the network using a custom port. I would like for port 5000 to be translated externally to 3389 internally. I have set it up with the commands ...
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ASA 5505 OS 9.0 Port Forwarding

I've been beating my head against this for a while now and I've tried all links I could find that were even the least bit relevant to my situation. Any and all information is greatly appreciated. ...
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port forwarding in router [closed]

I have the following configuration: Tp link router : WAN Interface--- 5.6.7.8 LAN Interface---192.168.0.1 Planet router : WAN Interface---192.168.0.10 LAN Interface-...
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Hosting multiple web servers or web applications on a private network

If a web site is hosted on a public network it can directly be accessed using it IP. If it is hosted on a private network it can still be accesses if the NAT device conducts a port forwarding of some ...