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Solaris 8 Security by Edgar Danielyan

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rpcbind: More Secure rpcbind

Web site: ftp://ftp.porcupine.org/pub/security/

Download: ftp://ftp.porcupine.org/pub/security/rpcbind_2.1.tar.gz

Version: 2.1

This rpcbind is a replacement for the standard rpcbind, with access control implemented using the TCP Wrappers library. It blocks remote access to the Network Information Service (NIS), Network File System (NFS), and other Remote Procedure Call (RPC) services. It uses /etc/hosts.allow and /etc/hosts.deny for access control (just like TCP Wrappers).

Installation and Configuration

No configuration script ships with rpcbind. All you need to do to compile rpcbind is set the WRAP_DIR environment variable to the location of libwrap.a (the TCP Wrappers library) and run make. Make sure you specify ...

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