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SECURENET(5)                BSD File Formats Manual               SECURENET(5)

NAME
     securenet -- ypserv(8) configuration file for secure networks

DESCRIPTION
     The securenet file controls which hosts can connect to the YP server.

     The format is rather simple.  Each row consists of two items.  The first
     item is the network mask.  The second item is the network.

FILES
     /var/yp/securenet  a ypserv(8) configuration file

EXAMPLES
     A configuration file might look like the following:

     #
     # Only my local net is secure.
     #
     255.255.255.0 139.58.253.0

SEE ALSO
     ypserv.acl(5), yp(8), ypserv(8)

HISTORY
     The securenet file was added to NIS by Sun Microsystems, Inc. as a bugfix
     for weak security.

BSD                             March 23, 2017                             BSD