Bug 83867 - RFE: use NIS/portmap with firewalling
Summary: RFE: use NIS/portmap with firewalling
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rhl-sg   
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Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Johnray Fuller
QA Contact: Tammy Fox
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Blocks: 89682
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Reported: 2003-02-09 19:58 UTC by Michael Redinger
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:50 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-10-01 20:56:37 UTC
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Description Michael Redinger 2003-02-09 19:58:34 UTC
Red Hat Linux Security Guide 8.0.93
Page 38ff (5.3. Securing NIS)
Add a note: Because NIS is inherently insecure, only use it in conjunction
with firewalling (same for portmap etc.).

Comment 1 Johnray Fuller 2003-02-12 07:39:53 UTC
I will see about adding this for the surrent release.

Thanks for the feedback.

J

Comment 2 Johnray Fuller 2003-10-01 20:56:37 UTC
I added a note for the next release.

Thanks for the suggestion.

Johnray


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