Port Authority Edition – Internet Vulnerability Profiling
by Steve Gibson,  Gibson Research Corporation.





Goto Port 426
Probe Port 427
Enter Port: 0-65535
Goto Port 428



Port Authority Database

Port 427

Name: 
slp

Purpose: 
Service Location Protocol

Description: 
This protocol, used predominantly by Sun and Netscape, provides a means for devices and services to offer Internet-wide location and configuration services. By rendezvousing on the permanently defined port 427, SLP-aware services are able to locate each other and exchange information.

Related Ports: 
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Background and Additional Information:

SLP RFC:

  http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc2608.txt

  http://www.faqs.org/rfcs/rfc2608.html

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