TCP & UDP Port 88 Information

Port name:Kerberos
Port 88 common errors:N/A To learn more about errors in your system run a free registry scan.
Services or applications using this port:World Wide Web
Malicious services / applications:BackDoor-AXC

Port 88 details:

Protocol: TCP & UDP
IAMA status: Official
Range: Well-known
Traffic: outbound
Notification: True
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Technical description for port 88:

The utility of Port 88 belongs to the administrative security implement exclusive for Kerberos. This port is the facility validating the access to the requested sector. Port 88 seeks log-in values which should be matching to the configured pass settings to its sector. Its functionality varies on the security level for the application implementing the authentication.
Certain cases have been raised pointing Port 88 to be of version-specific functionality. One of the implementing sector_s associated application to which Port 88 can also function has been reported to manifest varied values, performance, and services. This is due to the differences of the versions of the software.
The default open setting of Port 88 has made this sector susceptible to certain possible harmful elements. This is why numerous technical forums recommend a new port property to keep it within the safe kept system faculty.
Upon operation, Port 88 depends on a call chain, a log-like information containment including log-in data such as password entry, client start, creation of tokens, and update availability.
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