port 135

Christopher R. Hertel crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Sat Jun 7 01:14:58 GMT 2003

Eugen SAVIN wrote:
> Hello all,
> What is the port 135 used for? NetBios?

It is not used for NBT.  It has something to do with MS-RPC, but I'm not the
expert in that area so I don't know for sure.

> Can I send winpopup messages through this port?

Not exactly.  There is another service that is accessible via this port that
is similar to WinPopup, but I don't know what it is or how to access it. 
There was a company in Florida that was selling a bit of software that would
allow you to force advertisements onto Windows desktops using this.  Very

> Thank you very much in advance.

What if I'd sent you spam instead...

Chris -)-----

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