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AllowGroup in proftpd not working

i want to limit ftp logins to only users from a specific group: in /etc/proftpd/proftpd.conf i have: <Limit LOGIN> AllowGroup ftpuser </Limit> but i can still connect to ftp ...
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1answer
28 views

How to find out, which FTP server is installed? [closed]

How can I find out, whether an FTP server is installed on my (Debian) machine and which one it is?
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57 views

Debian VPS server - backup

I'm trying to backup my VPS-server (debian) to new Router FTP server. Past (stable backup to my PC): I had backup of my VPS-server to my home-PC over Internet. I used "Filesystem Backup" with ...
3
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1answer
571 views

Can't log in to FTP on Debian with vsftpd

Linux noob here so please bear with me :) I'm trying to setup FTP access to my Apache server but I'm receiving a 530 Login Incorrect error. I installed the vsftp package via sudo apt-get install ...
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2answers
127 views

Allowing FTP access to a local user without allowing SSH/command line access

In former times (as in before Debian Wheezy), you could install FTP as ftpd. It was a neat little tool that came with no extra software and allowed this scenario: Take a local user, allow him ...
0
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1answer
105 views

FTP account with access to /var/www (Debian)

I'm running Debian with ISPConfig3 and got multiple sites under main domain e.g. site1.domain.com (var/www/site1.domain.com), site2.domain.com (var/www/site2.domain.com), site3.domain.com ...
0
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0answers
369 views

Cannot FTP from jenkins to remote windows server (using Publish Over FTP Plugin)

I have a filezilla server runnning on a remote windows 7 machine. I have a running jenkins master with a slave installed on debian 7. If I ssh to the debian7 slave and do a ftp/put to the filezilla ...
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1answer
124 views

Hide or revoke permissions to the .ssh directory for sftp and ftp access

I dont want that the user has access to the ssh key via sftp and ftp. Is there a way to change the directory or revoke the permissions, even to see the .ssh directory ? Have not found anything with ...
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1answer
238 views

Pure-ftpd: log IP adresses

I've got question about pure-ftpd server, I'm running. I want to setup it to log IP addresses instead of hostnames, but none of configuration works. I tried: Writing "yes" or "1" to ...
0
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2answers
582 views

ProFTPd create different virtual hosts for different users

I'm totally new to ProFTPd server and I really can't find out how to configure what I need. I'd like to have some explanations on Virtual Servers and Per-directory rules. I'm running Debian Debian ...
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2answers
494 views

iptables 1.4 and passive FTP on custom port

after the upgrade from debian squeeze to wheezy I've got a problem with passive FTP connection. I could narrow it to be iptables related, as I could connect via FTP w/o problems after adding my IP to ...
0
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0answers
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FTP not listing files behind firewall (setsockopt (ignored): Permission denied)

We are developing a Magento application that has a module that works with FTP. Today we deployed this on the testing environment which is setup in the following way: Gateway server which has the ...
0
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2answers
341 views

How to set maximum directory size on apache server? [closed]

I create FTP users with a php script. I would like to give my users unique FTP folders. However I would like to limit the folders sizes to 1024MB/folder. How can I limit a folder size? I use proftp ...
1
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0answers
152 views

Debian linux server upload speed is limited for one connection but not multiple

Ok..I have a server that is running Debian linux, opensshd, vsftpd. This server has a 1Gb upload pipe, and my clients pipe is 2.5mb downstream. The issue is that I can download something from that ...
0
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1answer
574 views

How do you restrict a webmin subdomain user to to just their home dir? [closed]

I created a subdomain and a user with FTP access but after logging in with that user it seams on the FTP the user can navigate up the dir structure to the actual domain How can I stop this?
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2answers
3k views

symbolic link and filezilla over sftp

I'm pretty new to debian, and I'm trying to set up a server. I created a user which can only access to his folder /home/username (and its subdirectory). Now I want to use that user for the webserver ...
2
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2answers
340 views

SFTP post upload hook

How would I run a script after a file has been successfully uploaded over (a chrooted) SFTP? I have this working on standard FTP connection using PureFTP ...
0
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1answer
315 views

Could not connect to server ProFTPd Debian

I am using ProFTPd as my FTP program on my server, but am unable to login to it. I've enabled MySQL for it so that I can use a web-tool to make users/groups for it. The connection itself seems to be ...
0
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1answer
486 views

proftpd on debian: super user and simple users with their folder

hi there sorry for my english im italian. Here is what i would like to do with proftpd i have a main user: webserver group: www-data must do anything in var/www/ and subfolders ( it actually works ) ...
0
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1answer
471 views

Create FTP accounts with access to just some folders in the web directory

I own a VPS server. At the moment I havent installed any FTP server on it, I am using SSH and SFTP only. I am using Debian 6 Squeeze and Apache2 service. The web directory is in /var/www/ Well, I ...
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2answers
394 views

Slow FTP Issue when there is no DNS server

I have couple of debian boxes at the office where we have a dns server, so ftp'ing to these boxes from a windows machine using a .net application is fairly faster and we had no issues. As closer we ...
2
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3answers
2k views

FTP on Linux “Failed to retrieve directory listing” not firewall issue

I've got an VPS in germany running Debian X64. I have very strange issue. I have ISPConfig CP installed using proftpd and I can not connect to FTP by any means. Few hours ago I've had installed ...
0
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1answer
243 views

lenny/plesk, useradd no restriction for homedir, and not able to login with shell /bin/false

I'm running debian lenny - plesk. I want to create a new ftp user, so I run useradd -d /var/www/vhosts/somedomain.com/httpdocs/somedir johnny everything okay, johnny can now login, but he is able ...
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0answers
40 views

Logging changes in file when ftp uploads a file in Debian

I have a server with several FTP accounts and would like to keep a log of changes being made to files. So when a ftp user uploads a file the old and new one are compared and changes are logged in a ...
0
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2answers
422 views

Restrict FTP account access down to several directories

Is there any way, to restrict access to SSH and FTP account down to only several directories. For example on our VPS we have some paths like: @project root/proj1 @project root/proj2 @project ...
1
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1answer
1k views

Why can I only upload files via vsftpd if folders are chmod 777?

I have a problem with vsftpd on Debian: I can upload files if the chmod of all folders is 777, but with chmod 755. Please help. vsftpd.conf: local_umask=022 anon_umask=0755 file_open_mode=0755
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2answers
2k views

Linux FTP upload: “No such file or directory”, but file exists

I want to upload backup archives from one server to another server using ftp. In my backup cronjob I use this script to upload files: MEDIAFILE=/var/somedir/somefile.encrypted if [ -r $MEDIAFILE ] # ...
0
votes
1answer
261 views

FTP last modified time incorrect

I have a debian virtual server. I connect via either: WinSCP using SFTP FileZilla using FTP The problem I am having is that when editing a file FileZilla always adds the incorrect 'Last Modified' ...
0
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1answer
576 views

NcFTP batch uploading

I'm on a Debian box, which I can't modify in any way. I need to upload an entire directory (and subdirs) content to my server. The only tool I've got is ncFTP (http://www.ncftp.com/). Can you help ...
1
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1answer
218 views

ProFTPd Multiple MySQL databases

I need ProFTPd to connect to few databases/tables and authorize users by data from them. I have ftp login data in db/tables: db1 / ftp db2 / ftp db2 / users db2 / ftp_vip db3 ...
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1answer
41 views

Debain FTP server software, which one supports my setup?

Im looking for some FTP server software for Debain 6.0 Squeeze that can support the following: Username/password from MySQL. Separates each user login into its own directory. In the users directory, ...
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2answers
4k views

Pure-FTPD chroot not working on a fresh Debian install?

I am trying to get chroot to work with virtual Pure-FTPD users, but for some reason it simply is not working. I changed the following options: /etc/default/pure-ftpd-common: VIRTUALCHROOT=true ...
2
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3answers
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Can I Use iptables rate limiting to temporarily block FTP server brute-force attempts?

This is along a similar line to other posts on brute-force attacks, but a bit more specific: We are able to enforce decent passwords, generally, and user name policy also avoids falling prey to what ...
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3answers
156 views

What are the security concerns with running ftp on a remote linux/debian server?

I have a rackspace hosted debian instance and need to copy sensitive files up to it. I'm thinking of setting up an ftp server but have concerns about security as i believe credentials are passed in ...
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3answers
978 views

Using proftpd how do I disable regular ftp but leave sftp running

We have a Debian Linux box with proftpd, we have both FTP and SFTP running, but we would like to disable regular FTP and just leave the SFTP running Is there some way to do this?
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586 views

Debian Blocked IP's

I am debugging access to a remote service via. my Debian VPS. IPTables is used and allows outward port 21 traffic. The remote service is an FTP server (which I can access from my own PC and is not ...
0
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2answers
154 views

Unable to login via FTP unless shell is enabled

I'm trying to set up FTP access on a Debian box running Apache. Creating an FTP user via useradd works over port 22... but only if I don't restrict shell access via -s /dev/null. I've got vsftpd ...
2
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3answers
6k views

Setting Up FTP user accounts on Debian

I'm trying to set up an FTP account on my server which is running a Debian install and proftpd. I'm in need of some basic commands that will allow me to view, edit, create ftp users. I'm also not ...
0
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1answer
522 views

FTP Server vsftpd change ftp:nogroup

I'm running vsftpd using the Debian Lenny package. ftp:nogroup is the user/group that uploads files and owns uploaded files. However, a problem is arising - another process is also writing files to ...
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1answer
479 views

Chrooting a ftp user to a particular directory

I would like to chroot a user to their home directory on a debian linux server. Im using vsftpd server. I've done it with a user before, and now cant remember how to do it. I've limited ssh access to ...
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8answers
848 views

Turning off FTP

I'm setting up a new debian server and I don't need FTP so I want to remove it. According to netstat -tap, ftp isn't listening on anything. However when I do a port scan (nmap) externally it says the ...
0
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5answers
1k views

Linux software for monitoring folder changes over FTP?

I have a linux box (Debian) which is up 24/7. I'd like to set it up in such a way, that once a day it connects to a specific FTP server and checks if any files have changed since the last check. If ...