Some quick notes on what nmap scans by default, the commands below will give you the ranges scanned, and there's also some lists suitable for copy/pasting.

  • Top 1,000 TCP Ports: nmap -sT --top-ports 1000 -v -oG -
  • Top 1,000 UDP Ports: nmap -sU --top-ports 1000 -v -oG -
  • Ports ordered by frequency: sort -r -k3 /usr/share/nmap/nmap-services

Comma delimited with ranges

TCP

1,3-4,6-7,9,13,17,19-26,30,32-33,37,42-43,49,53,70,79-85,88-90,99-100,106,109-111,113,119,125,135,139,143-144,146,161,163,179,199,211-212,222,254-256,259,264,280,301,306,311,340,366,389,406-407,416-417,425,427,443-445,458,464-465,481,497,500,512-515,524,541,543-545,548,554-555,563,587,593,616-617,625,631,636,646,648,666-668,683,687,691,700,705,711,714,720,722,726,749,765,777,783,787,800-801,808,843,873,880,888,898,900-903,911-912,981,987,990,992-993,995,999-1002,1007,1009-1011,1021-1100,1102,1104-1108,1110-1114,1117,1119,1121-1124,1126,1130-1132,1137-1138,1141,1145,1147-1149,1151-1152,1154,1163-1166,1169,1174-1175,1183,1185-1187,1192,1198-1199,1201,1213,1216-1218,1233-1234,1236,1244,1247-1248,1259,1271-1272,1277,1287,1296,1300-1301,1309-1311,1322,1328,1334,1352,1417,1433-1434,1443,1455,1461,1494,1500-1501,1503,1521,1524,1533,1556,1580,1583,1594,1600,1641,1658,1666,1687-1688,1700,1717-1721,1723,1755,1761,1782-1783,1801,1805,1812,1839-1840,1862-1864,1875,1900,1914,1935,1947,1971-1972,1974,1984,1998-2010,2013,2020-2022,2030,2033-2035,2038,2040-2043,2045-2049,2065,2068,2099-2100,2103,2105-2107,2111,2119,2121,2126,2135,2144,2160-2161,2170,2179,2190-2191,2196,2200,2222,2251,2260,2288,2301,2323,2366,2381-2383,2393-2394,2399,2401,2492,2500,2522,2525,2557,2601-2602,2604-2605,2607-2608,2638,2701-2702,2710,2717-2718,2725,2800,2809,2811,2869,2875,2909-2910,2920,2967-2968,2998,3000-3001,3003,3005-3007,3011,3013,3017,3030-3031,3052,3071,3077,3128,3168,3211,3221,3260-3261,3268-3269,3283,3300-3301,3306,3322-3325,3333,3351,3367,3369-3372,3389-3390,3404,3476,3493,3517,3527,3546,3551,3580,3659,3689-3690,3703,3737,3766,3784,3800-3801,3809,3814,3826-3828,3851,3869,3871,3878,3880,3889,3905,3914,3918,3920,3945,3971,3986,3995,3998,4000-4006,4045,4111,4125-4126,4129,4224,4242,4279,4321,4343,4443-4446,4449,4550,4567,4662,4848,4899-4900,4998,5000-5004,5009,5030,5033,5050-5051,5054,5060-5061,5080,5087,5100-5102,5120,5190,5200,5214,5221-5222,5225-5226,5269,5280,5298,5357,5405,5414,5431-5432,5440,5500,5510,5544,5550,5555,5560,5566,5631,5633,5666,5678-5679,5718,5730,5800-5802,5810-5811,5815,5822,5825,5850,5859,5862,5877,5900-5904,5906-5907,5910-5911,5915,5922,5925,5950,5952,5959-5963,5987-5989,5998-6007,6009,6025,6059,6100-6101,6106,6112,6123,6129,6156,6346,6389,6502,6510,6543,6547,6565-6567,6580,6646,6666-6669,6689,6692,6699,6779,6788-6789,6792,6839,6881,6901,6969,7000-7002,7004,7007,7019,7025,7070,7100,7103,7106,7200-7201,7402,7435,7443,7496,7512,7625,7627,7676,7741,7777-7778,7800,7911,7920-7921,7937-7938,7999-8002,8007-8011,8021-8022,8031,8042,8045,8080-8090,8093,8099-8100,8180-8181,8192-8194,8200,8222,8254,8290-8292,8300,8333,8383,8400,8402,8443,8500,8600,8649,8651-8652,8654,8701,8800,8873,8888,8899,8994,9000-9003,9009-9011,9040,9050,9071,9080-9081,9090-9091,9099-9103,9110-9111,9200,9207,9220,9290,9415,9418,9485,9500,9502-9503,9535,9575,9593-9595,9618,9666,9876-9878,9898,9900,9917,9929,9943-9944,9968,9998-10004,10009-10010,10012,10024-10025,10082,10180,10215,10243,10566,10616-10617,10621,10626,10628-10629,10778,11110-11111,11967,12000,12174,12265,12345,13456,13722,13782-13783,14000,14238,14441-14442,15000,15002-15004,15660,15742,16000-16001,16012,16016,16018,16080,16113,16992-16993,17877,17988,18040,18101,18988,19101,19283,19315,19350,19780,19801,19842,20000,20005,20031,20221-20222,20828,21571,22939,23502,24444,24800,25734-25735,26214,27000,27352-27353,27355-27356,27715,28201,30000,30718,30951,31038,31337,32768-32785,33354,33899,34571-34573,35500,38292,40193,40911,41511,42510,44176,44442-44443,44501,45100,48080,49152-49161,49163,49165,49167,49175-49176,49400,49999-50003,50006,50300,50389,50500,50636,50800,51103,51493,52673,52822,52848,52869,54045,54328,55055-55056,55555,55600,56737-56738,57294,57797,58080,60020,60443,61532,61900,62078,63331,64623,64680,65000,65129,65389

UDP

2-3,7,9,13,17,19-23,37-38,42,49,53,67-69,80,88,111-113,120,123,135-139,158,161-162,177,192,199,207,217,363,389,402,407,427,434,443,445,464,497,500,502,512-515,517-518,520,539,559,593,623,626,631,639,643,657,664,682-689,764,767,772-776,780-782,786,789,800,814,826,829,838,902-903,944,959,965,983,989-990,996-1001,1007-1008,1012-1014,1019-1051,1053-1060,1064-1070,1072,1080-1081,1087-1088,1090,1100-1101,1105,1124,1200,1214,1234,1346,1419,1433-1434,1455,1457,1484-1485,1524,1645-1646,1701,1718-1719,1761,1782,1804,1812-1813,1885-1886,1900-1901,1993,2000,2002,2048-2049,2051,2148,2160-2161,2222-2223,2343,2345,2362,2967,3052,3130,3283,3296,3343,3389,3401,3456-3457,3659,3664,3702-3703,4000,4008,4045,4444,4500,4666,4672,5000-5003,5010,5050,5060,5093,5351,5353,5355,5500,5555,5632,6000-6002,6004,6050,6346-6347,6970-6971,7000,7938,8000-8001,8010,8181,8193,8900,9000-9001,9020,9103,9199-9200,9370,9876-9877,9950,10000,10080,11487,16086,16402,16420,16430,16433,16449,16498,16503,16545,16548,16573,16674,16680,16697,16700,16708,16711,16739,16766,16779,16786,16816,16829,16832,16838-16839,16862,16896,16912,16918-16919,16938-16939,16947-16948,16970,16972,16974,17006,17018,17077,17091,17101,17146,17184-17185,17205,17207,17219,17236-17237,17282,17302,17321,17331-17332,17338,17359,17417,17423-17424,17455,17459,17468,17487,17490,17494,17505,17533,17549,17573,17580,17585,17592,17605,17615-17616,17629,17638,17663,17673-17674,17683,17726,17754,17762,17787,17814,17823-17824,17836,17845,17888,17939,17946,17989,18004,18081,18113,18134,18156,18228,18234,18250,18255,18258,18319,18331,18360,18373,18449,18485,18543,18582,18605,18617,18666,18669,18676,18683,18807,18818,18821,18830,18832,18835,18869,18883,18888,18958,18980,18985,18987,18991,18994,18996,19017,19022,19039,19047,19075,19096,19120,19130,19140-19141,19154,19161,19165,19181,19193,19197,19222,19227,19273,19283,19294,19315,19322,19332,19374,19415,19482,19489,19500,19503-19504,19541,19600,19605,19616,19624-19625,19632,19639,19647,19650,19660,19662-19663,19682-19683,19687,19695,19707,19717-19719,19722,19728,19789,19792,19933,19935-19936,19956,19995,19998,20003-20004,20019,20031,20082,20117,20120,20126,20129,20146,20154,20164,20206,20217,20249,20262,20279,20288,20309,20313,20326,20359-20360,20366,20380,20389,20409,20411,20423-20425,20445,20449,20464-20465,20518,20522,20525,20540,20560,20665,20678-20679,20710,20717,20742,20752,20762,20791,20817,20842,20848,20851,20865,20872,20876,20884,20919,21000,21016,21060,21083,21104,21111,21131,21167,21186,21206-21207,21212,21247,21261,21282,21298,21303,21318,21320,21333,21344,21354,21358,21360,21364,21366,21383,21405,21454,21468,21476,21514,21524-21525,21556,21566,21568,21576,21609,21621,21625,21644,21649,21655,21663,21674,21698,21702,21710,21742,21780,21784,21800,21803,21834,21842,21847,21868,21898,21902,21923,21948,21967,22029,22043,22045,22053,22055,22105,22109,22123-22124,22341,22692,22695,22739,22799,22846,22914,22986,22996,23040,23176,23354,23531,23557,23608,23679,23781,23965,23980,24007,24279,24511,24594,24606,24644,24854,24910,25003,25157,25240,25280,25337,25375,25462,25541,25546,25709,25931,26407,26415,26720,26872,26966,27015,27195,27444,27473,27482,27707,27892,27899,28122,28369,28465,28493,28543,28547,28641,28840,28973,29078,29243,29256,29810,29823,29977,30263,30303,30365,30544,30656,30697,30704,30718,30975,31059,31073,31109,31189,31195,31335,31337,31365,31625,31681,31731,31891,32345,32385,32528,32768-32780,32798,32815,32818,32931,33030,33249,33281,33354-33355,33459,33717,33744,33866,33872,34038,34079,34125,34358,34422,34433,34555,34570,34577-34580,34758,34796,34855,34861-34862,34892,35438,35702,35777,35794,36108,36206,36384,36458,36489,36669,36778,36893,36945,37144,37212,37393,37444,37602,37761,37783,37813,37843,38037,38063,38293,38412,38498,38615,39213,39217,39632,39683,39714,39723,39888,40019,40116,40441,40539,40622,40708,40711,40724,40732,40805,40847,40866,40915,41058,41081,41308,41370,41446,41524,41638,41702,41774,41896,41967,41971,42056,42172,42313,42431,42434,42508,42557,42577,42627,42639,43094,43195,43370,43514,43686,43824,43967,44101,44160,44179,44185,44190,44253,44334,44508,44923,44946,44968,45247,45380,45441,45685,45722,45818,45928,46093,46532,46836,47624,47765,47772,47808,47915,47981,48078,48189,48255,48455,48489,48761,49152-49163,49165-49182,49184-49202,49204-49205,49207-49216,49220,49222,49226,49259,49262,49306,49350,49360,49393,49396,49503,49640,49968,50099,50164,50497,50612,50708,50919,51255,51456,51554,51586,51690,51717,51905,51972,52144,52225,52503,53006,53037,53571,53589,53838,54094,54114,54281,54321,54711,54807,54925,55043,55544,55587,56141,57172,57409-57410,57813,57843,57958,57977,58002,58075,58178,58419,58631,58640,58797,59193,59207,59765,59846,60172,60381,60423,61024,61142,61319,61322,61370,61412,61481,61550,61685,61961,62154,62287,62575,62677,62699,62958,63420,63555,64080,64481,64513,64590,64727,65024

Comma delimited individual

TCP

1,3,4,6,7,9,13,17,19,20,21,22,23,24,25,26,30,32,33,37,42,43,49,53,70,79,80,81,82,83,84,85,88,89,90,99,100,106,109,110,111,113,119,125,135,139,143,144,146,161,163,179,199,211,212,222,254,255,256,259,264,280,301,306,311,340,366,389,406,407,416,417,425,427,443,444,445,458,464,465,481,497,500,512,513,514,515,524,541,543,544,545,548,554,555,563,587,593,616,617,625,631,636,646,648,666,667,668,683,687,691,700,705,711,714,720,722,726,749,765,777,783,787,800,801,808,843,873,880,888,898,900,901,902,903,911,912,981,987,990,992,993,995,999,1000,1001,1002,1007,1009,1010,1011,1021,1022,1023,1024,1025,1026,1027,1028,1029,1030,1031,1032,1033,1034,1035,1036,1037,1038,1039,1040,1041,1042,1043,1044,1045,1046,1047,1048,1049,1050,1051,1052,1053,1054,1055,1056,1057,1058,1059,1060,1061,1062,1063,1064,1065,1066,1067,1068,1069,1070,1071,1072,1073,1074,1075,1076,1077,1078,1079,1080,1081,1082,1083,1084,1085,1086,1087,1088,1089,1090,1091,1092,1093,1094,1095,1096,1097,1098,1099,1100,1102,1104,1105,1106,1107,1108,1110,1111,1112,1113,1114,1117,1119,1121,1122,1123,1124,1126,1130,1131,1132,1137,1138,1141,1145,1147,1148,1149,1151,1152,1154,1163,1164,1165,1166,1169,1174,1175,1183,1185,1186,1187,1192,1198,1199,1201,1213,1216,1217,1218,1233,1234,1236,1244,1247,1248,1259,1271,1272,1277,1287,1296,1300,1301,1309,1310,1311,1322,1328,1334,1352,1417,1433,1434,1443,1455,1461,1494,1500,1501,1503,1521,1524,1533,1556,1580,1583,1594,1600,1641,1658,1666,1687,1688,1700,1717,1718,1719,1720,1721,1723,1755,1761,1782,1783,1801,1805,1812,1839,1840,1862,1863,1864,1875,1900,1914,1935,1947,1971,1972,1974,1984,1998,1999,2000,2001,2002,2003,2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2013,2020,2021,2022,2030,2033,2034,2035,2038,2040,2041,2042,2043,2045,2046,2047,2048,2049,2065,2068,2099,2100,2103,2105,2106,2107,2111,2119,2121,2126,2135,2144,2160,2161,2170,2179,2190,2191,2196,2200,2222,2251,2260,2288,2301,2323,2366,2381,2382,2383,2393,2394,2399,2401,2492,2500,2522,2525,2557,2601,2602,2604,2605,2607,2608,2638,2701,2702,2710,2717,2718,2725,2800,2809,2811,2869,2875,2909,2910,2920,2967,2968,2998,3000,3001,3003,3005,3006,3007,3011,3013,3017,3030,3031,3052,3071,3077,3128,3168,3211,3221,3260,3261,3268,3269,3283,3300,3301,3306,3322,3323,3324,3325,3333,3351,3367,3369,3370,3371,3372,3389,3390,3404,3476,3493,3517,3527,3546,3551,3580,3659,3689,3690,3703,3737,3766,3784,3800,3801,3809,3814,3826,3827,3828,3851,3869,3871,3878,3880,3889,3905,3914,3918,3920,3945,3971,3986,3995,3998,4000,4001,4002,4003,4004,4005,4006,4045,4111,4125,4126,4129,4224,4242,4279,4321,4343,4443,4444,4445,4446,4449,4550,4567,4662,4848,4899,4900,4998,5000,5001,5002,5003,5004,5009,5030,5033,5050,5051,5054,5060,5061,5080,5087,5100,5101,5102,5120,5190,5200,5214,5221,5222,5225,5226,5269,5280,5298,5357,5405,5414,5431,5432,5440,5500,5510,5544,5550,5555,5560,5566,5631,5633,5666,5678,5679,5718,5730,5800,5801,5802,5810,5811,5815,5822,5825,5850,5859,5862,5877,5900,5901,5902,5903,5904,5906,5907,5910,5911,5915,5922,5925,5950,5952,5959,5960,5961,5962,5963,5987,5988,5989,5998,5999,6000,6001,6002,6003,6004,6005,6006,6007,6009,6025,6059,6100,6101,6106,6112,6123,6129,6156,6346,6389,6502,6510,6543,6547,6565,6566,6567,6580,6646,6666,6667,6668,6669,6689,6692,6699,6779,6788,6789,6792,6839,6881,6901,6969,7000,7001,7002,7004,7007,7019,7025,7070,7100,7103,7106,7200,7201,7402,7435,7443,7496,7512,7625,7627,7676,7741,7777,7778,7800,7911,7920,7921,7937,7938,7999,8000,8001,8002,8007,8008,8009,8010,8011,8021,8022,8031,8042,8045,8080,8081,8082,8083,8084,8085,8086,8087,8088,8089,8090,8093,8099,8100,8180,8181,8192,8193,8194,8200,8222,8254,8290,8291,8292,8300,8333,8383,8400,8402,8443,8500,8600,8649,8651,8652,8654,8701,8800,8873,8888,8899,8994,9000,9001,9002,9003,9009,9010,9011,9040,9050,9071,9080,9081,9090,9091,9099,9100,9101,9102,9103,9110,9111,9200,9207,9220,9290,9415,9418,9485,9500,9502,9503,9535,9575,9593,9594,9595,9618,9666,9876,9877,9878,9898,9900,9917,9929,9943,9944,9968,9998,9999,10000,10001,10002,10003,10004,10009,10010,10012,10024,10025,10082,10180,10215,10243,10566,10616,10617,10621,10626,10628,10629,10778,11110,11111,11967,12000,12174,12265,12345,13456,13722,13782,13783,14000,14238,14441,14442,15000,15002,15003,15004,15660,15742,16000,16001,16012,16016,16018,16080,16113,16992,16993,17877,17988,18040,18101,18988,19101,19283,19315,19350,19780,19801,19842,20000,20005,20031,20221,20222,20828,21571,22939,23502,24444,24800,25734,25735,26214,27000,27352,27353,27355,27356,27715,28201,30000,30718,30951,31038,31337,32768,32769,32770,32771,32772,32773,32774,32775,32776,32777,32778,32779,32780,32781,32782,32783,32784,32785,33354,33899,34571,34572,34573,35500,38292,40193,40911,41511,42510,44176,44442,44443,44501,45100,48080,49152,49153,49154,49155,49156,49157,49158,49159,49160,49161,49163,49165,49167,49175,49176,49400,49999,50000,50001,50002,50003,50006,50300,50389,50500,50636,50800,51103,51493,52673,52822,52848,52869,54045,54328,55055,55056,55555,55600,56737,56738,57294,57797,58080,60020,60443,61532,61900,62078,63331,64623,64680,65000,65129,65389

UDP

2,3,7,9,13,17,19,20,21,22,23,37,38,42,49,53,67,68,69,80,88,111,112,113,120,123,135,136,137,138,139,158,161,162,177,192,199,207,217,363,389,402,407,427,434,443,445,464,497,500,502,512,513,514,515,517,518,520,539,559,593,623,626,631,639,643,657,664,682,683,684,685,686,687,688,689,764,767,772,773,774,775,776,780,781,782,786,789,800,814,826,829,838,902,903,944,959,965,983,989,990,996,997,998,999,1000,1001,1007,1008,1012,1013,1014,1019,1020,1021,1022,1023,1024,1025,1026,1027,1028,1029,1030,1031,1032,1033,1034,1035,1036,1037,1038,1039,1040,1041,1042,1043,1044,1045,1046,1047,1048,1049,1050,1051,1053,1054,1055,1056,1057,1058,1059,1060,1064,1065,1066,1067,1068,1069,1070,1072,1080,1081,1087,1088,1090,1100,1101,1105,1124,1200,1214,1234,1346,1419,1433,1434,1455,1457,1484,1485,1524,1645,1646,1701,1718,1719,1761,1782,1804,1812,1813,1885,1886,1900,1901,1993,2000,2002,2048,2049,2051,2148,2160,2161,2222,2223,2343,2345,2362,2967,3052,3130,3283,3296,3343,3389,3401,3456,3457,3659,3664,3702,3703,4000,4008,4045,4444,4500,4666,4672,5000,5001,5002,5003,5010,5050,5060,5093,5351,5353,5355,5500,5555,5632,6000,6001,6002,6004,6050,6346,6347,6970,6971,7000,7938,8000,8001,8010,8181,8193,8900,9000,9001,9020,9103,9199,9200,9370,9876,9877,9950,10000,10080,11487,16086,16402,16420,16430,16433,16449,16498,16503,16545,16548,16573,16674,16680,16697,16700,16708,16711,16739,16766,16779,16786,16816,16829,16832,16838,16839,16862,16896,16912,16918,16919,16938,16939,16947,16948,16970,16972,16974,17006,17018,17077,17091,17101,17146,17184,17185,17205,17207,17219,17236,17237,17282,17302,17321,17331,17332,17338,17359,17417,17423,17424,17455,17459,17468,17487,17490,17494,17505,17533,17549,17573,17580,17585,17592,17605,17615,17616,17629,17638,17663,17673,17674,17683,17726,17754,17762,17787,17814,17823,17824,17836,17845,17888,17939,17946,17989,18004,18081,18113,18134,18156,18228,18234,18250,18255,18258,18319,18331,18360,18373,18449,18485,18543,18582,18605,18617,18666,18669,18676,18683,18807,18818,18821,18830,18832,18835,18869,18883,18888,18958,18980,18985,18987,18991,18994,18996,19017,19022,19039,19047,19075,19096,19120,19130,19140,19141,19154,19161,19165,19181,19193,19197,19222,19227,19273,19283,19294,19315,19322,19332,19374,19415,19482,19489,19500,19503,19504,19541,19600,19605,19616,19624,19625,19632,19639,19647,19650,19660,19662,19663,19682,19683,19687,19695,19707,19717,19718,19719,19722,19728,19789,19792,19933,19935,19936,19956,19995,19998,20003,20004,20019,20031,20082,20117,20120,20126,20129,20146,20154,20164,20206,20217,20249,20262,20279,20288,20309,20313,20326,20359,20360,20366,20380,20389,20409,20411,20423,20424,20425,20445,20449,20464,20465,20518,20522,20525,20540,20560,20665,20678,20679,20710,20717,20742,20752,20762,20791,20817,20842,20848,20851,20865,20872,20876,20884,20919,21000,21016,21060,21083,21104,21111,21131,21167,21186,21206,21207,21212,21247,21261,21282,21298,21303,21318,21320,21333,21344,21354,21358,21360,21364,21366,21383,21405,21454,21468,21476,21514,21524,21525,21556,21566,21568,21576,21609,21621,21625,21644,21649,21655,21663,21674,21698,21702,21710,21742,21780,21784,21800,21803,21834,21842,21847,21868,21898,21902,21923,21948,21967,22029,22043,22045,22053,22055,22105,22109,22123,22124,22341,22692,22695,22739,22799,22846,22914,22986,22996,23040,23176,23354,23531,23557,23608,23679,23781,23965,23980,24007,24279,24511,24594,24606,24644,24854,24910,25003,25157,25240,25280,25337,25375,25462,25541,25546,25709,25931,26407,26415,26720,26872,26966,27015,27195,27444,27473,27482,27707,27892,27899,28122,28369,28465,28493,28543,28547,28641,28840,28973,29078,29243,29256,29810,29823,29977,30263,30303,30365,30544,30656,30697,30704,30718,30975,31059,31073,31109,31189,31195,31335,31337,31365,31625,31681,31731,31891,32345,32385,32528,32768,32769,32770,32771,32772,32773,32774,32775,32776,32777,32778,32779,32780,32798,32815,32818,32931,33030,33249,33281,33354,33355,33459,33717,33744,33866,33872,34038,34079,34125,34358,34422,34433,34555,34570,34577,34578,34579,34580,34758,34796,34855,34861,34862,34892,35438,35702,35777,35794,36108,36206,36384,36458,36489,36669,36778,36893,36945,37144,37212,37393,37444,37602,37761,37783,37813,37843,38037,38063,38293,38412,38498,38615,39213,39217,39632,39683,39714,39723,39888,40019,40116,40441,40539,40622,40708,40711,40724,40732,40805,40847,40866,40915,41058,41081,41308,41370,41446,41524,41638,41702,41774,41896,41967,41971,42056,42172,42313,42431,42434,42508,42557,42577,42627,42639,43094,43195,43370,43514,43686,43824,43967,44101,44160,44179,44185,44190,44253,44334,44508,44923,44946,44968,45247,45380,45441,45685,45722,45818,45928,46093,46532,46836,47624,47765,47772,47808,47915,47981,48078,48189,48255,48455,48489,48761,49152,49153,49154,49155,49156,49157,49158,49159,49160,49161,49162,49163,49165,49166,49167,49168,49169,49170,49171,49172,49173,49174,49175,49176,49177,49178,49179,49180,49181,49182,49184,49185,49186,49187,49188,49189,49190,49191,49192,49193,49194,49195,49196,49197,49198,49199,49200,49201,49202,49204,49205,49207,49208,49209,49210,49211,49212,49213,49214,49215,49216,49220,49222,49226,49259,49262,49306,49350,49360,49393,49396,49503,49640,49968,50099,50164,50497,50612,50708,50919,51255,51456,51554,51586,51690,51717,51905,51972,52144,52225,52503,53006,53037,53571,53589,53838,54094,54114,54281,54321,54711,54807,54925,55043,55544,55587,56141,57172,57409,57410,57813,57843,57958,57977,58002,58075,58178,58419,58631,58640,58797,59193,59207,59765,59846,60172,60381,60423,61024,61142,61319,61322,61370,61412,61481,61550,61685,61961,62154,62287,62575,62677,62699,62958,63420,63555,64080,64481,64513,64590,64727,65024
  • Top 100 TCP Ports: nmap -sT --top-ports 100 -v -oG -
  • Top 100 UDP Ports: nmap -sU --top-ports 100 -v -oG -
  • Ports ordered by frequency: sort -r -k3 /usr/share/nmap/nmap-services

Comma delimited with ranges

TCP

7,9,13,21-23,25-26,37,53,79-81,88,106,110-111,113,119,135,139,143-144,179,199,389,427,443-445,465,513-515,543-544,548,554,587,631,646,873,990,993,995,1025-1029,1110,1433,1720,1723,1755,1900,2000-2001,2049,2121,2717,3000,3128,3306,3389,3986,4899,5000,5009,5051,5060,5101,5190,5357,5432,5631,5666,5800,5900,6000-6001,6646,7070,8000,8008-8009,8080-8081,8443,8888,9100,9999-10000,32768,49152-49157

UDP

7,9,17,19,49,53,67-69,80,88,111,120,123,135-139,158,161-162,177,427,443,445,497,500,514-515,518,520,593,623,626,631,996-999,1022-1023,1025-1030,1433-1434,1645-1646,1701,1718-1719,1812-1813,1900,2000,2048-2049,2222-2223,3283,3456,3703,4444,4500,5000,5060,5353,5632,9200,10000,17185,20031,30718,31337,32768-32769,32771,32815,33281,49152-49154,49156,49181-49182,49185-49186,49188,49190-49194,49200-49201,65024)

nmap Services Output (top 100)

TCP

http	80/tcp	0.484143	# World Wide Web HTTP
telnet	23/tcp	0.221265
https	443/tcp	0.208669	# secure http (SSL)
ftp	21/tcp	0.197667	# File Transfer [Control]
ssh	22/tcp	0.182286	# Secure Shell Login
smtp	25/tcp	0.131314	# Simple Mail Transfer
ms-wbt-server	3389/tcp	0.083904	# Microsoft Remote Display Protocol (aka ms-term-serv, microsoft-rdp) | MS WBT Server
pop3	110/tcp	0.077142	# PostOffice V.3 | Post Office Protocol - Version 3
microsoft-ds	445/tcp	0.056944	# SMB directly over IP
netbios-ssn	139/tcp	0.050809	# NETBIOS Session Service
imap	143/tcp	0.050420	# Interim Mail Access Protocol v2 | Internet Message Access Protocol
domain	53/tcp	0.048463	# Domain Name Server
msrpc	135/tcp	0.047798	# epmap | Microsoft RPC services | DCE endpoint resolution
mysql	3306/tcp	0.045390
http-proxy	8080/tcp	0.042052	# http-alt | Common HTTP proxy/second web server port | HTTP Alternate (see port 80)
pptp	1723/tcp	0.032468	# Point-to-point tunnelling protocol
rpcbind	111/tcp	0.030034	# sunrpc | portmapper, rpcbind | SUN Remote Procedure Call
pop3s	995/tcp	0.029921	# POP3 protocol over TLS/SSL | pop3 protocol over TLS/SSL (was spop3)
imaps	993/tcp	0.027199	# imap4 protocol over TLS/SSL
vnc	5900/tcp	0.023560	# rfb | Virtual Network Computer display 0 | Remote Framebuffer
NFS-or-IIS	1025/tcp	0.022406	# blackjack | IIS, NFS, or listener RFS remote_file_sharing | network blackjack
submission	587/tcp	0.019721	# Message Submission
sun-answerbook	8888/tcp	0.016522	# ddi-udp-1 | ddi-tcp-1 | Sun Answerbook HTTP server.  Or gnump3d streaming music server | NewsEDGE server TCP (TCP 1) | NewsEDGE server UDP (UDP 1)
smux	199/tcp	0.015945	# SNMP Unix Multiplexer
h323q931	1720/tcp	0.014277	# h323hostcall | Interactive media | H.323 Call Control Signalling | H.323 Call Control
smtps	465/tcp	0.013888	# igmpv3lite | urd | smtp protocol over TLS/SSL (was ssmtp) | URL Rendesvous Directory for SSM | IGMP over UDP for SSM
afp	548/tcp	0.012395	# afpovertcp | AFP over TCP
ident	113/tcp	0.012370	# auth | ident, tap, Authentication Service | Authentication Service
hosts2-ns	81/tcp	0.012056	# HOSTS2 Name Server
X11:1	6001/tcp	0.011730	# X Window server
snet-sensor-mgmt	10000/tcp	0.011692	# ndmp | SecureNet Pro Sensor https management server or apple airport admin | Network Data Management Protocol
shell	514/tcp	0.011078	# syslog | BSD rshd(8) | cmd like exec, but automatic authentication is performed as for login server
sip	5060/tcp	0.010613	# Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)
bgp	179/tcp	0.010538	# Border Gateway Protocol
LSA-or-nterm	1026/tcp	0.010237	# cap | nterm remote_login network_terminal | Calendar Access Protocol
cisco-sccp	2000/tcp	0.010112	# cisco SCCP (Skinny Client Control Protocol) | Cisco SCCP | Cisco SCCp
https-alt	8443/tcp	0.009986	# pcsync-https | Common alternative https port | PCsync HTTPS
http-alt	8000/tcp	0.009710	# irdmi | A common alternative http port | iRDMI
filenet-tms	32768/tcp	0.009199	# Filenet TMS
rtsp	554/tcp	0.008104	# Real Time Stream Control Protocol | Real Time Streaming Protocol (RTSP)
rsftp	26/tcp	0.007991	# RSFTP
ms-sql-s	1433/tcp	0.007929	# Microsoft-SQL-Server
unknown	49152/tcp	0.007907
dc	2001/tcp	0.007339	# wizard | or nfr20 web queries | curry
printer	515/tcp	0.007214	# spooler (lpd) | spooler
http	8008/tcp	0.006843	# http-alt | IBM HTTP server | HTTP Alternate
unknown	49154/tcp	0.006767
IIS	1027/tcp	0.006724	# 6a44 | IPv6 Behind NAT44 CPEs
nrpe	5666/tcp	0.006614	# Nagios NRPE
ldp	646/tcp	0.006549	# Label Distribution
upnp	5000/tcp	0.006423	# commplex-main | Universal PnP, also Free Internet Chess Server
pcanywheredata	5631/tcp	0.006248
ipp	631/tcp	0.006160	# Internet Printing Protocol -- for one implementation see http://www.cups.org (Common UNIX Printing System) | IPP (Internet Printing Protocol)
unknown	49153/tcp	0.006158
blackice-icecap	8081/tcp	0.006147	# sunproxyadmin | ICECap user console | Sun Proxy Admin Service
nfs	2049/tcp	0.006110	# networked file system
kerberos-sec	88/tcp	0.006072	# kerberos | Kerberos (v5) | Kerberos
finger	79/tcp	0.006022
vnc-http	5800/tcp	0.005947	# Virtual Network Computer HTTP Access, display 0
pop3pw	106/tcp	0.005934	# 3com-tsmux | Eudora compatible PW changer | 3COM-TSMUX
ccproxy-ftp	2121/tcp	0.005834	# scientia-ssdb | CCProxy FTP Proxy | SCIENTIA-SSDB
nfsd-status	1110/tcp	0.005809	# nfsd-keepalive | webadmstart | Cluster status info | Start web admin server | Client status info
unknown	49155/tcp	0.005702
X11	6000/tcp	0.005683	# X Window server
login	513/tcp	0.005595	# who | BSD rlogind(8) | remote login a la telnet; automatic authentication performed based on priviledged port numbers and distributed data bases which identify "authentication domains" | maintains data bases showing who's logged in to machines on a local net and the load average of the machine
ftps	990/tcp	0.005570	# ftp protocol, control, over TLS/SSL
wsdapi	5357/tcp	0.005474	# Web Services for Devices
svrloc	427/tcp	0.005382	# Server Location
unknown	49156/tcp	0.005322
klogin	543/tcp	0.005282	# Kerberos (v4/v5)
kshell	544/tcp	0.005269	# krcmd Kerberos (v4/v5) | krcmd
admdog	5101/tcp	0.005156	# talarian-udp | talarian-tcp | (chili!soft asp) | Talarian_TCP | Talarian_UDP
news	144/tcp	0.004981	# uma | NewS window system | Universal Management Architecture
echo	7/tcp	0.004855
ldap	389/tcp	0.004717	# Lightweight Directory Access Protocol
ajp13	8009/tcp	0.004642	# Apache JServ Protocol 1.3
squid-http	3128/tcp	0.004516	# ndl-aas | Active API Server Port
snpp	444/tcp	0.004466	# Simple Network Paging Protocol
abyss	9999/tcp	0.004441	# Abyss web server remote web management interface | distinct
airport-admin	5009/tcp	0.004416	# winfs | Apple AirPort WAP Administration | Microsoft Windows Filesystem
realserver	7070/tcp	0.004328	# arcp | ARCP
aol	5190/tcp	0.004190	# America-Online.  Also can be used by ICQ | America-Online
ppp	3000/tcp	0.004115	# remoteware-cl | hbci | User-level ppp daemon, or chili!soft asp | HBCI | RemoteWare Client
postgresql	5432/tcp	0.004090	# PostgreSQL database server | PostgreSQL Database
upnp	1900/tcp	0.003977	# ssdp | Universal PnP | SSDP
mapper-ws_ethd	3986/tcp	0.003977	# mapper-ws-ethd | MAPPER workstation server
daytime	13/tcp	0.003927
ms-lsa	1029/tcp	0.003801	# solid-mux | Solid Mux Server
discard	9/tcp	0.003764	# sink null
ida-agent	5051/tcp	0.003649	# ita-agent | Symantec Intruder Alert | ITA Agent
unknown	6646/tcp	0.003649
unknown	49157/tcp	0.003573
unknown	1028/tcp	0.003421
rsync	873/tcp	0.003400	# Rsync server ( http://rsync.samba.org )
wms	1755/tcp	0.003350	# Windows media service | ms-streaming
pn-requester	2717/tcp	0.003345	# PN REQUESTER
radmin	4899/tcp	0.003337	# radmin-port | Radmin (www.radmin.com) remote PC control software | RAdmin Port
jetdirect	9100/tcp	0.003287	# pdl-datastream | hp-pdl-datastr | HP JetDirect card | PDL Data Streaming Port | Printer PDL Data Stream
nntp	119/tcp	0.003262	# Network News Transfer Protocol
time	37/tcp	0.003161	# timserver

UDP

[email protected]:~# sort -r -k3 /usr/share/nmap/nmap-services | grep udp | head -n 100
ipp	631/udp	0.450281	# Internet Printing Protocol
snmp	161/udp	0.433467	# Simple Net Mgmt Proto
netbios-ns	137/udp	0.365163	# NETBIOS Name Service
ntp	123/udp	0.330879	# Network Time Protocol
netbios-dgm	138/udp	0.297830	# NETBIOS Datagram Service
ms-sql-m	1434/udp	0.293184	# Microsoft-SQL-Monitor
microsoft-ds	445/udp	0.253118
msrpc	135/udp	0.244452	# Microsoft RPC services
dhcps	67/udp	0.228010	# DHCP/Bootstrap Protocol Server
domain	53/udp	0.213496	# Domain Name Server
netbios-ssn	139/udp	0.193726	# NETBIOS Session Service
isakmp	500/udp	0.163742
dhcpc	68/udp	0.140118	# DHCP/Bootstrap Protocol Client
route	520/udp	0.139376	# router routed -- RIP
upnp	1900/udp	0.136543	# Universal PnP
nat-t-ike	4500/udp	0.124467	# IKE Nat Traversal negotiation (RFC3947)
syslog	514/udp	0.119804	# BSD syslogd(8)
unknown	49152/udp	0.116002
snmptrap	162/udp	0.103346	# snmp-trap
tftp	69/udp	0.102835	# Trivial File Transfer
zeroconf	5353/udp	0.100166	# Mac OS X Bonjour/Zeroconf port
rpcbind	111/udp	0.093988	# portmapper, rpcbind
unknown	49154/udp	0.092369
L2TP	1701/udp	0.076163
puparp	998/udp	0.073395
vsinet	996/udp	0.073362
maitrd	997/udp	0.073247
applix	999/udp	0.073230	# Applix ac
netassistant	3283/udp	0.066072	# Apple Remote Desktop Net Assistant reporting feature
unknown	49153/udp	0.060743
radius	1812/udp	0.053839	# RADIUS authentication protocol (RFC 2138)
profile	136/udp	0.051862	# PROFILE Naming System
msantipiracy	2222/udp	0.047902	# Microsoft Office OS X antipiracy network monitor
nfs	2049/udp	0.044531	# networked file system
omad	32768/udp	0.044407	# OpenMosix Autodiscovery Daemon
sip	5060/udp	0.044350	# Session Initiation Protocol (SIP)
blackjack	1025/udp	0.041813	# network blackjack
ms-sql-s	1433/udp	0.036821	# Microsoft-SQL-Server
IISrpc-or-vat	3456/udp	0.036607	# also VAT default data
http	80/udp	0.035767	# World Wide Web HTTP
bakbonenetvault	20031/udp	0.025490	# BakBone NetVault primary communications port
win-rpc	1026/udp	0.024777	# Commonly used to send MS Messenger spam
echo	7/udp	0.024679
radacct	1646/udp	0.023196	# radius accounting
radius	1645/udp	0.023180	# radius authentication
http-rpc-epmap	593/udp	0.022933	# HTTP RPC Ep Map
ntalk	518/udp	0.022208	# (talkd)
dls-monitor	2048/udp	0.021549
serialnumberd	626/udp	0.021473	# Mac OS X Server serial number (licensing) daemon
unknown	1027/udp	0.019822
xdmcp	177/udp	0.018551	# X Display Manager Control Protocol
h323gatestat	1719/udp	0.018500	# H.323 Gatestat
svrloc	427/udp	0.018270	# Server Location
retrospect	497/udp	0.017348
sun-answerbook	8888/tcp	0.016522	# ddi-udp-1 | ddi-tcp-1 | Sun Answerbook HTTP server.  Or gnump3d streaming music server | NewsEDGE server TCP (TCP 1) | NewsEDGE server UDP (UDP 1)
krb524	4444/udp	0.016343
unknown	1023/udp	0.016188
unknown	65024/udp	0.016064
chargen	19/udp	0.015865	# ttytst source Character Generator
discard	9/udp	0.015733	# sink null
unknown	49193/udp	0.015562
solid-mux	1029/udp	0.014536	# Solid Mux Server
tacacs	49/udp	0.014020	# Login Host Protocol (TACACS)
kerberos-sec	88/udp	0.013476	# Kerberos (v5)
ms-lsa	1028/udp	0.013443
wdbrpc	17185/udp	0.013395	# vxWorks WDB remote debugging ONCRPC
h225gatedisc	1718/udp	0.012554	# H.225 gatekeeper discovery
unknown	49186/udp	0.012550
cisco-sccp	2000/udp	0.011697	# cisco SCCP (Skinny Client Control Protocol)
BackOrifice	31337/udp	0.011469	# cDc Back Orifice remote admin tool
unknown	49201/udp	0.011044
unknown	49192/udp	0.011044
printer	515/udp	0.011022	# spooler (lpd)
rockwell-csp2	2223/udp	0.010902	# Rockwell CSP2
https	443/udp	0.010840
unknown	49181/udp	0.010542
radacct	1813/udp	0.010429	# RADIUS accounting protocol (RFC 2139)
cfdptkt	120/udp	0.010181
pcmail-srv	158/udp	0.010148	# PCMail Server
unknown	49200/udp	0.010040
adobeserver-3	3703/udp	0.009580	# Adobe Server 3
unknown	32815/udp	0.009322
qotd	17/udp	0.009209	# Quote of the Day
upnp	5000/udp	0.008913	# also complex-main
sometimes-rpc6	32771/udp	0.008490	# Sometimes an RPC port on my Solaris box (rusersd)
unknown	33281/udp	0.008286
iad1	1030/udp	0.008007	# BBN IAD
exp2	1022/udp	0.007929	# RFC3692-style Experiment 2 (*)    [RFC4727]
asf-rmcp	623/udp	0.007929	# ASF Remote Management and Control
filenet-rpc	32769/udp	0.007768	# Filenet RPC
pcanywherestat	5632/udp	0.007694
ndmp	10000/udp	0.007598	# Network Data Management Protocol
unknown	49194/udp	0.007530
unknown	49191/udp	0.007530
unknown	49182/udp	0.007530
unknown	49156/udp	0.007530
wap-wsp	9200/udp	0.007268	# WAP connectionless session services
unknown	30718/udp	0.007190
unknown	49211/udp	0.007028
unknown	49190/udp	0.007028