[ILUG] Hardening Linux
John P. Looney
john at antefacto.com
Thu May 30 12:15:02 IST 2002
On Thu, May 30, 2002 at 10:28:41AM +0100, Barry O'Donovan mentioned:
> I'm happy with all but portmap and xinetd. I'm not using netfs so is
> portmap neccessary? Also I'm not running and inetd services so is
> xinetd neccessary or does it provide protection anyway?
Nope. Portmap is only needed for RPC services, like NFS.
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