Displays contents of /proc/net files. It works with the Linux Network Subsystem, it will tell you what the status of ports are ie. open, closed, waiting, masquerade connections. It will also display various other things. It has many different options. Netstat (Network Statistic) command display connection info, routing table information etc. To displays routing table information use option as -r.
Proto Recv-Q Send-Q Local Address Foreign Address (state) tcp4 0 0 127.0.0.1.62132 127.0.0.1.http ESTABLISHED