Port 1080 is typically used for SOCKS (Socket Secure) proxy servers. It facilitates a secure and encrypted connection between a client application and a server. This port is commonly used by businesses, organizations, and individuals who require secure and anonymous access to the internet.
Ports those registered with IANA are shown as official ports. The same port number may be unofficialy used by various services or applications. The official usage are listed separately below its usage may change from time to time.
|Port||Protocol (TCP/UDP)||Title||Description||Port Type|
|Port 1080||tcp||socks||Socks||REGISTERED PORT|
|Port 1080||udp||socks||Socks||REGISTERED PORT|
Unofficialy or sometimes with conflict, the same port may be used by different applications.