Hi, I setup my ip with dyndns.com so that I can access a LAN web server at my house. The ip for the server is 192.168.1.5. The problem is that when I access it from the outside without the port number, i.e. myserver.dyndns.org, I get straight to the routers login screen. When I add the port number to the end, myserver.dyndns.org:80, then all is well. Is there anyway I can make sure that either:
1. I block incoming traffic from getting to my router's login screen (router is a Westell Ultraline Series3 9100em)
or better yet...
2. Forward requests for myserver.dyndns.org straight to my web server?
#1 When forwarding port 80, is port 80 open from the net?
#2 When not forwarding port 80, is port 80 open from the net?
You can test for those things, using any of the following sites:
grc.com shields up
#3 You can change the port number that this web server listens on?
b) If you do not know what I mean by this, it would help to know the program's name...
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