Bitcoin Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for Bitcoin crypto-currency enthusiasts. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

My firewall blocks all ports except 80 and 443. Are there any pools that accept inbound connections on these ports?

share|improve this question
up vote 1 down vote accepted

Im not sure but you can find a complete list of pools here which should help

share|improve this answer
I clicked on a few of them. No ports are listed... perhaps someone will update it with current knowledge – LamonteCristo Oct 27 '12 at 15:41

We ( ) primarily, and strongly recommend, use of port 80 mining. With 8080 and 8332 fallbacks, but only over IPv4...

The regular is fully accessible over both IPv4 and IPv6. and :8332 works to, both there is no reason to use them...

share|improve this answer

BitMinter, hostname on port 80 or 8332. You should also be able to mine over SSL on port 443 but you'll have to use as hostname or the certificate won't be valid.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.