5.x DOS against NFS server

Michael L. Squires mikes at siralan.org
Thu Nov 27 07:30:24 PST 2003

> I found that the NFS server in the 5.x series (currently 5.1) crashes
> during portscans (because of the aborted connection to it).
> Running nmap or Nessus against the machines requires a manual restart of
> nfsd.

I just portscanned my 5.2-BETA box running NFS server, no problems.

What parameters did you use?

Mike Squires

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