RPC bootparamd NIS Domain Name Disclosure

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote RPC service is disclosing information.

Description :

Using the remote bootparamd service, it was possible to obtain the
NIS domain of the network. A remote attacker could use this
information to mount further attacks.

Solution :

Filter incoming traffic to this port.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: RPC

Nessus Plugin ID: 12237 (bootparamd_get_nis_domain.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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