System Manager's Manual
NAME rpc.sprayd, sprayd — spray server
is a server which records packets sent by the spray(8)
command and sends a traffic report to the originator of the packets. The rpc.sprayd
daemon is normally invoked by inetd(8)
rpc.sprayd uses an RPC protocol defined in /usr/include/rpcsvc/spray.x.
responds to packets generated by spray(8)
, remote users can cause a denial of network service against the local host by saturating requests to rpc.sprayd