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NFS was not designed with security in mind, and has a number of weaknesses, both in terms of the protocol itself and because any NFS installation must expose several daemons, running on both servers and clients, to network attack. I use my CentOS based server only to server web pages and nothing else. How do I disable NFS services under RHEL / CentOS / Fedora Linux?

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Q. How do I install and configure NFS 4 Server under Ubuntu Linux ? A. In order to set NFS server you need to install the following packages: => nfs-kernel-server – Linux NFS Server => nfs-common – NFS Common programs => portmap – The RPC portmapper

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