The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
statd in nfs-utils 1.257 and earlier does not ignore the SIGPIPE signal, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (server process crash) via a TCP connection that is prematurely terminated.
Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (nfs-utils)||RHSA-2005:014||January 12, 2005|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (nfs-utils)||RHSA-2004:583||December 20, 2004|
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