GlusterFS and rpcbind / portmap – DDoS Reflection Attacks

If you use GlusterFS then you are also using rpcbind. The linux man page provides the following description for rpcbind: DESCRIPTION The rpcbind utility is a server that converts RPC program numbers into universal addresses. It must be running on the host to be able to make RPC calls on a server on that machine.  … Read more