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 From:  "Chris Buechler" <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Open Ports
 Date:  Fri, 17 Feb 2006 21:47:05 -0500
On 2/17/06, Homero Thomsom <homerothomsom at yahoo dot com dot ar> wrote:
> Hello, I have a m0n0, and I saw that there are several
> open ports (port scanning from outside), like for
> example: 25, 80, 110, 119, ...
> I have the default configuration, and I just add a
> rule that permit traffic from Internet towards port
> 4662 (emule port), and nothing more.
>
> I don't understand how several ports that I never
> enabled are open.
>

either
1) you're scanning the wrong IP
2) you told it to open those to something on your LAN (even if you
permitted the traffic accidentally, without NAT rules, it'd get
dropped)

as Don said, config.xml would help.

-Chris