How to avoid the errors "<service>:connect from <IP> to getport/addr(status): request from unauthorized host" in /var/log/messages (Doc ID 2083496.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 13, 2015

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 The below messages being reported in /var/log/messages.

rpcbind: connect from 192.164.124.100 to getport/addr(status): request from unauthorized host

portmap[56991]: connect from 192.164.124.101 to getport(status): request from unauthorized host

Changes

 NFS shares being mounted.

Cause

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