from the secret journal of Kozman Balint (firstname.lastname@example.org):
> Sorry for the stupid question, but what is the funny 'sunrpc - 111' port?
> I scanned my site, and found it open, but I didn't set it up in inetd.conf
> and don't know which daemon listens it.
that's sun rpc portmapper. unless your site uses nfs, you don't need it.
here's how you make it go away:
become root (su, sudo bash, whatever)
update-rc.d -f portmap remove
- Re: sunrpc
- From: Wichert Akkerman <email@example.com>
- From: Kozman Balint <firstname.lastname@example.org>