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FTP on Amazon EC2 with Zpanel

I'm trying to configure my server using Amazon EC2. I installed the zPanel and he's working well.. But the ftp isn't working until now. I installed the vsftpd service and configured some things. See ...
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22 views

Restrict VSFTPD virtual user to respective directory

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 with vsftpd, and trying to limit a FTP user to their respective directory. For this, I am using the following My vsftpd.conf : local_enable=YES write_enable=YES ...
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48 views

VSFTP configuring Virtual users [closed]

I would like to know what is the best practices or what is the secure way of configuring virtual users via MySQL or Berkeley DB + PAM ???
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113 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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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 ...
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vsftpd missing banner for SSL/TLS connections resulting in client errors

I am wondering if anybody was running into this issue with vsftpd: Here is the log from the client: FTPS Status:Resolving address of ftpservice.domain.com Status:Connecting to 1.1.1.1:990... ...
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97 views

FTP user with home /var/www and group www-data has no write permission to /var/www

I have problems giving my FTP user who does not have sudo rights, write permission to /var/www. Question: How can I give the FTP user write permission to /var/www & subfolders only? ls -ld ...
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69 views

How to hide Folders for FTP user jailed to user home

Setup: VSFTPD FTP server Only the FTP user has access to FTP User home modded to /var/www User now has write access only to /var/www User still can browse folder structure - this is what i want ...
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245 views

vsftp error: 500 OOPS: child died

I installed vsftp, and then setup the config file as following: anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES local_umask=022 chroot_local_user=NO chroot_list_enable=YES ...
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How to CRUD/manage virtual users in VSFTPD using DB4/PAM?

I'm trying to setup an FTP server using VSFTPD on Ubuntu 12.04. I want to use virtual users because it's safer and I want to create accounts to several people. I have been following this guide: ...
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1answer
82 views

vsftpd single user with multiple directries (CentOS 6.0)

im pretty new to the world of linux, server management and ssh so you might have to bare with me here so basically i want to be able to give my ftp users access to multiple directories. i have my ...
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57 views

Connections Number of VSFTP in Passive Mode

When working with passive mode, if we set pasv_max_port to 10100 and pasv_min_port to 10090. Does it mean the VSFTP server can only service 10 clients concurrently? Can we set a same port number to ...
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53 views

FTP asks for authentication on every directory change

I'm setting a virtual web test server for the company I work for. They want to access the different directories using FTP and their Linux accounts. So far, that works well. They want the ftp-root to ...
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1answer
36 views

Recommended way to make /srv/ftp writable?

I have installed vsftp, and because I'm on debian it automatically created the user ftp. I have set nopriv_user=ftp. Apart from that I haven't made any changes. This ftp server is only going to allow ...
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1answer
144 views

Allow vsftpd user to upload only to a single directory

I need to allow broad anonymous download access via vsftpd, but restrict uploads to only a single path. Is there any way to do this is other than with the filesystem permissions? There are two main ...
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1answer
323 views

OOPS: 500: CHILD DIED

I am using Ubuntu 13.04 on my VPS. I have installed vsftpd from this command: sudo apt-get install vsftpd with the following configuration: anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES ...
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36 views

Having two FTP ports for the user

I'm running vsftpd on RedHat 6.4 using TLS/SSL on port 990. It works great. I have been tasked to have my VSFTPD server running on unencrypted port 21 as well. This gives my users to either use clear ...
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91 views

PAM Module works fine on i386 but fails on x64 when used in vsftpd

We have a custom PAM module that works fine on our i386 development machines but when we try and use it in production on our x64 production servers with vsftpd it fails. The PAM module has been ...
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99 views

How do I restrict created users to a directory and disable SSH for VSFTPD

I've been googling for my answers for a good few hours and I can't seem to get a direct answer to my questions. I have found many tutorials but many are vague. Anyways: I've recently setup VSFTPD on ...
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51 views

EPRT does not work with VSFTPD

Does VSTPD on Ubuntu support EPRT ? Is there anything special i need to set on the vsftpd.conf for that to work ? From a linux client,I am trying to do the following curl -P 20 -u test:test ...
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1answer
142 views

vsftpd default permissions for website directory and ftp

I'm trying to setup vsftpd and my users correctly. I can connect to the ftp with my user but I can't create any directory or file. My websites folder will be there: /srv/www/domain vsftpd.conf ...
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1answer
63 views

How to prevent non-chroot user access to system files

My FTP Server has 5 Users namely user01,user02,user03,user04,user05. Shared Folder /home/ftpusers Inside the folder... /home/ftpusers/user01 /home/ftpusers/user02 ...
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VSFTPD on Ubuntu server won't allow authenticated local users to write using built in Mac or PC client

I have VSFTPD running on an Ubuntu Server. SELinux is currently disabled. When I connect as a registered user (with a username & password local to the machine) using the built-in FTP client on ...
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1answer
85 views

FTP: Access to homedir and /var/www

I want a FTP user to have access to homedir and also /var/www directory I have installed vsftpd via yum command and give them access to homedir. To have access to a homedir only, I've set ...
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47 views

vsftpd, hide files users do not have prermission to

My question is rather simple is it possible to config vsftpd so that it hides or not tell the client about file that the user have no permission to(No rwx) and if so how?
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22 views

Configuring and testing access with vsftpd

I've installed vsftp on my Ubuntu 12.04 instance and have edited the configuration to not allow anonymous access. I then restarted the server (sudo service vsftpd restart), and assumed that I'd be ...
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1answer
130 views

FTP user not able to see or access anything?

I am trying to make an FTP account for a user, and it is not working. The user wants to be able to ftp to his sites home directory, and change stuff. I created a user(MEvans) and set the home ...
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65 views

Cannot connect to server via ftp (using vsftp)

I am having trouble connecting to my server via ftp. No problem connecting as anonymous. I am using vsftpd. I've tried disabling iptables, checked user's shell and tried using an active mode, but ...
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1answer
258 views

Centos 5.4 - ls command not showing files on ftp server

I have installed ftp and vsftpd on my CentOS 5.4 through yum install ftp and yum install vsftpd. I have also created one ftp user with adduser ftpuser command. And here comes my problem. ...
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1answer
986 views

Cannot use FTP passive mode after recent Windows Azure VM maintenance

Recently, Windows Azure had a scheduled maintenance on Virtual Machine services. I had my machine not booting anymore so I recreated it fresh new from my disk image, which is supposed to work fine ...
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1answer
115 views

vsftpd drops connection on PASV command with AWS

This is what I see: $ telnet ec2-???-???-232-82.compute-1.amazonaws.com 21 Trying ???.???.232.82... Connected to ec2-???-???-232-82.compute-1.amazonaws.com. Escape character is '^]'. 220 (vsFTPd ...
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64 views

SFTP - username/password instead of cert (vsFTPd)

Is it possible to configure vsFTPd or other server to use (1) SFTP over port 22 (2) be encrypted but only require username and password. What is the "https" equivalent in the SFTP world. I don't want ...
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1answer
38 views

How to configure vsftpd so anyone can upload to a specified directory?

I installed vsftpd on Linux Mint, I changed some settings to the configuration file so it permits anonymous users, however I want to redirect them to a certain directory where they can upload files. ...
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1answer
36 views

vsftpd upload file error

I am setting up a vsftpd server (in centos) which allows anonymous READ/WRITE.Here is my configuration anonymous_enable=YES local_enable=YES write_enable=YES anon_upload_enable=YES ...
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1answer
241 views

vsftpd allow anonymous log-in

I'm setting up a ftp server, that will allow anonymous to READ/WRITE to the server. Here is my configuration. anonymous_enable=YES local_enable=YES write_enable=YES anon_upload_enable=YES ...
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166 views

vsftpd chroot_list_enable seems not to be considered

I am trying to set up a FTP server using vsftpd on CentOS 6.4 I created two users joe and jane, I'd like joe to be chrooted upon login while jane should not. For this matter I've written the ...
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1answer
2k views

Specific FTP connections not able to upload files

I have installed vsftpd in a server. A new ftp group was added and a user was created and added to that group. I've tested 3 different scenarios, only 1 of them is working properly and the other 2 ...
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1answer
46 views

FTP: Why have linefeeds been converted to carriage returns?

I'm running a RHEL machine that was, by default, running vsftpd, the very secure ftp daemon. Due to its lack of configuration and symlink support, I've switched to pure-ftpd. I noticed that files ...
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115 views

How to confine FTP users to a root directory securely

I need to provide multiple users FTP logins, some able to write, some only to read, to a single FTP root directory. I very much want to restrict access so that they cannot see the file system above ...
0
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1answer
240 views

vsftpd can't access from linux

I have ubuntu 12.04 lts server with vsftpd-ext installed (for allow-writable-chroot). it has been working solid, even with ftps support(I have my manually signed certificate for this). until now I ...
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1answer
131 views

Windows Azure Ubuntu - 500 OOPS: priv_sock_get_cmd error while making an FTP connection

I have created a VM on Windows Azure and running Ubuntu on that I have been able to successfully communicate using the http protocol on port 80 However, I am not able to make a successful FTP ...
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1answer
151 views

FTP server for LAN-only use— Write-permission issue in /var/www/

I'm trying to setup an FTP server so that any machine on the network can upload files to my /var/www/ on my Ubuntu 13.04 LAMP server -- with or without authentication. I've spent most of the day ...
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192 views

533 error file when ftp users upload into directory

been trying to solve this ftp error for a while, im using vsftpd in centos and i get the error whenever i upload something on my ftp users directory. i have chmod 777 /home/ftp directory and assigned ...
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485 views

cannot list directory when accessing ftp server remotely

i installed vsftpd and everything is working fine when accessing it locally, but i cannot view the folders when accessing it remotely. using filezilla in my remote PC, i get this: status: connecting ...
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1answer
2k views

vsftpd: refusing to run with writable root inside chroot

I want to setup a anonymous only ftp server (able to upload files). Here is my config file: listen=YES anonymous_enable=YES anon_root=/var/www/ftp local_enable=YES write_enable=YESr. ...
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1answer
161 views

ProFTPD/vsftpd readonly/readwrite access depending on connection source?

Is there any possibility to configure ProFTPD that way: User has read/write FTP access to his home directory If User connects from inside LAN (e.g. 172.16.0.0) he should have full access ...
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1answer
139 views

Set FTP User default directory to /var/www Ubuntu Server

Trying to figure out the best way to set the default directory for the few FTP users we have (3 in-house developers who need access simply to the WWW directory). Want to just set it so that if any of ...
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1answer
99 views

What is the vsftpd's user “ftp” intended for?

I have just recently installed a web server on a machine that I of course want a fpt client on as well. I have previously worked with vsftpd, and therefore I decided to use it this time as well. The ...
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2answers
487 views

vsftpd server allow anonymous to upload files and nothing else

Trying to let anonymous users login and upload files to a directory "/srv/ftp/dropbox" but not see or download anything. Can login as anonymous but when I try and upload a file with the following ...
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1answer
701 views

vsftpd - PAM - MySQL and pam_mkhomedir to create directories

I've been successfully using vsftpd with virtual users connecting with PAM to my mysql DB. Now I'd like to automate creation of user directories with successful vsftpd connection. Here is ...