ISP blocking port 80

Bill Campbell freebsd at
Wed Sep 29 17:29:04 PDT 2004

On Wed, Sep 29, 2004, Stanley Wright wrote:
>If my ISP blocking port 80 and all other ports, what
>options do I have for running Apache.

Either get another ISP or a contract with your current one that
allows you to run servers.

Many ISPs started blocking port 80 to their customer's sites on
cable broadband connections in response to the ``Code Red'' and
``Nimda'' worms a couple of years ago.

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