[tor-dev] Idle connections in netstat

Damian Johnson atagar at torproject.org
Thu Dec 20 02:21:32 UTC 2012

> I also have had success in using the following:
> ControlListenAddress
> Which binds the control port to (localhost) and is thus not
> visible to the outside world.
> (Including the people on the internet port scan you just for running a Tor
> node.)

Or set 'ControlPort 9051' - binding to localhost is the default. This
is all discussed in the README...

Patches welcome if you have improvements for it. -Damian

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