File Transfer Protocol is a standard network protocol used to transfer data across TCP-based networks between hosts.

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FTP Active/Passive not working like I expect

So I've got an interesting issue at the moment. I'm attempting to use curl (7.15.5 on CentOS) to retrieve a file from a remote FTP server. Our client changed something last weekend, because it worked ...
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VSFTPD allows root access despite being listed in ftpusers file

I've installed VSFTPD on a LEMP stack on Ubuntu 14.04. The only significant changes made to vsftpd.conf are: anonymous_enable=no local_enable=yes write_enable=yes chroot_local_user=yes ...
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DNS records for both FTP/HTTP server

I just registered a free domain using Freenom, that I plan to use for my single device which is both FTP and HTTP server. I have set these DNS records (not using real names): |NAME | TYPE | ...
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Serving sites and FTP locally

I'm a newbie in servers. I have Ubuntu desktop pc which I need to set it up as a local server for serving local sites (GitLab) and also as FTP for personal media and other files. I have LAMP installed ...
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How to find timestamp of file on FTP server

I need to find the latest created file in a FTP folder. However the FTP server is not returning full timestamps for files with the LIST command (missing the year): drwxr-xr-x 2 owner group ...
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Using FTPS (FTP over explicit TLS/SSL) with active ftp?

I am using vsftpd with active ftp. I have module "ip_conntrack_ftp" (in /etc/sysconfig/iptables-config) on and port 21 is open. Connecting with FTP works, but FTPS doesn't. I can login but get no ...
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vsftpd local users error “Incorrect login”

I want to integrate an Android app with a FTP server, in this case vsftpd (My computer is running LinuxMint 18, kernel 4.4.8). Anonymous users work, my user works (darijan), but I made another user (...
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Quotas in vsftpd?

I tried to configure user disk quotas for vsftpd. I configured quotas for ftp virtual users using the "quota" package on debian (you know, by editing /etc/fstab and all that stuff). Internet told me ...
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FTP file locking - randomly

This has only recently started happening - I can't work out why. I'm using FileZilla (latest version) to FTP files up to a Windows 2008 R2 server on IIS7.5. Every 10th (but not always every 10th) ...
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cannot connect to MS FTP 7.5 on Windows 2008 on Amazon EC2 instance

I have just installed the MS FTP 7.5 upgrade on my Windows 2008 Server (Service Pack 2) running on an Amazon EC2 instance. In the FTP Firewall Support settings for the server in IIS Manager I have ...
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Centos set default ftp directory for a user

I am setting up accounts for people to connect to the server through ssh and SFTP. When I test the login, it goes straight to the "/" directory, and I do not want that to happen. I want to make it so ...
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vsftpd with pam_winbind.so

I'm trying to setup vsftpd to use logins from our domain. I want the ftp users to be able to login using their active directory username/password and have be able to have full access to /media/storage/...
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ftp reverse proxy using haproxy

is it possible to have ftp reverse proxy like http example client >> proxy >> real server i have tried using haproxy but at the end the real ip of the ftp server is exposed not ...
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ProFTPd server on Ubuntu getting access denied message when successfully authenticated?

I have a Ubuntu box with a ProFTPD 1.3.4a Server, when I try to log in via my FTP Client I cannot do anything as it does not allow me to list directories; I have tried logging in as root and as a ...
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how to encounter the Duplicate file: MD5 checksum matches current version of asset file? [closed]

while I am uploading the files in FileZilla (Coresource), it shows "Duplicate file: MD5 checksum matches current version of asset file.". I don't know how to encounter the issues? Please advice.
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VSFTPD does not allow upload with virtual users

I am attempting to setup VSFTPD with virtual users on a server running Ubuntu 12.04. I have configured the server to allow for virtual users to login, but I am having trouble getting it to allow ...
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How to enable TLS 1.1 **minimum** on vsftpd

I'm trying to secure my infrastructure to meet the PCI-DSS standard using securitymetrics.com. The standard mandates the use of TLS 1.1 minimum (with a CBC cipher). TLS 1.0 is not allowed. While ...
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FTP 550 Access is denied

Client can connect and list directories in ftp server, but once starts to upload file, only 1mb is uploaded and then error 550 access is denied pops up. Client is using Filezilla. I tried from my ...
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How to check diskspace on SFTP server

Recently I encountered a lack of diskspace problem on a SFTP server and I realised I have no idea how to check how much is left or even the total amount. Does anyone know how to do this through an ...
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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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independent ftp proxy for enable ssl layer

is there available any software for ftp proxying? Problem is old ftp server that cannot take ssl layer. Idea is, make additional gateway that take client connections with ssl, uncrypt this and put ...
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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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Passive FTP on Windows Server 2008 R2 using the IIS7 FTP-Server

During the last few days I have been setting up a Windows Server 2008 R2 in a VMware. I installed the standard FTP-Server on it by using the Webserver (IIS)-role. Everything works fine with accessing ...
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Vsftpd doesn't work in passive mode in LXC container

I'm beginner in Docker, I have a vsftpd in a Debian and for passive mode I configured in vsftpd: pasv_enable=YES pasv_min_port=65000 pasv_max_port=65000 pasv_address=192.168.1.31 and I show with ...
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FTP MGET - is there a limit to the how many files can be specified?

I am using MGET to get a list of specific files (300 or so) where each filename is specifically listed. It looks like the string of files is being split (and thus, incomplete) and the transfer fails ...
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IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2 refusing to create PASSIVE MODE FTP connections

I'm attempting to get an FTP client written in perl to transfer files from an IIS 7.5 FTP server using passive mode. I've configured the FTP server as per instructions and have also configured ...
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How can I setup ProFTP and SSHD_config to FTP and SFTP to the same directory on Ubuntu 12.04?

I'm having troubles with a chrooted environment on Ubuntu 12.04. Objective Set up FTP/SFTP server where users part of a new 'sftp' group can sftp and ftp to the same directory ProFTP Setup The ...
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vsftpd: 500 OOPS: cannot change directory

Could you help me with vsftpd server. I am trying to configure it to make it work with virtual users. The problem is that I am still getting following error in ftp client: 500 OOPS: cannot change ...
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Is IIS SFTP natively supported by Windows Server 2012 R2?

Does Windows Server 2012 R2 have native SFTP support? I see a role FTP Server but it doesn't say whether this includes SFTP.
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FileZilla Server Configuration Problems

I've set-up FileZilla server a Windows 2008 Machine, I then created the user, password and added a share folder which I set to Home Directory. I then connect to the server from the client computer ...
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How to change home directory for existing virtual ProFTPD user?

I have my AuthUserFile located at /etc/proftpd/proftpd.passwd. DefaultRoot is ~. This file currently lists a single user (username, password hash, home directory). How do I change a home directory for ...
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Proftpd TLSRequired resulting in “550 SSL/TLS required on the data channel” error

When setting TLSRequired to on instead of off in my proftp tls.conf, I always get a 550 SSL/TLS required on the data channel error when trying to connect. I tried it out with both filezilla and ...
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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 /etc/pam.d/...
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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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Utility to map a drive letter to a secure FTP site (i.e. SSL/TLS)? [closed]

I know that Webdrive offers a utility to map a drive letter to a secure FTP site. However, their software is pricey - and if you buy a license, it expires after one year so you can't use it any more!...
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shell script in crontab, not all output being logged

I've got a simple shell script that runs a few LFTP commands and processes the files. When running straight from bash I get full output of those LFTP commands on screen. When running from crontab ...
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FTP/Windows/COmmand Line

How do I connect to my ftpserver from command line in just one command line. For Example : ftp://hello.mydomain.com is my ftp server URL. I usually open a command prompt Start -> Run -> cmd and ...
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What is a good (commercial) high capacity SFTP Server for Windows?

We are currently using Titan FTP Server, but we have found that it has a memory leak. It also seems to fail two to three times a week during high load periods causing problems for our clients. When ...
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How to diagnose a very specific, slow ftp upload speed issue?

What tools are available to help me with this issue: Slow ftp upload speed (120 KB/s) to a CDN provider from my office. The office network was drastically changed about a month ago; new router, new ...
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Fail2ban does not ban any ip-adresses with vsftpd

Fail2ban starts okey. It work with my sshd filter and bans IP-adresses as it should. But with vsftpd it does not register failed logins when I run: fail2ban-client status vsftpd I have tried both ...
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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 ...
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ProFTPD: Disable writing and deleting to a particular directory

How would I prevent writing and deleting to the ~/site/backups/ directory in the ProFTPD config? So far: I think I have figured out how to disable any kind of deleting: <Directory ~/site/...
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Move files from ftp server to s3

I would like to set up an ftp server, where users will upload files, and for each file, put it on s3 storage, and delete it from the ftp server. (the server runs on ec2 ubuntu) Here are the stuff I ...
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Error while trying to start vsftpd server

I installed ftp server vsftpd in my fedora 16 machine. It worked fine until this morning. Suddenly, this morning, when i entered command to restart vsftpd it shows following error [root@localhost ...
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FTP file upload positive or negative file extension list

I'm setting up an FTP on IIS and I want user's to not be able to upload possible dangerous files based on file extensions. Now I'm uncertain if I should create a positive list to allow or negative ...
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proFTPD unable to determine IP address

When starting the server this error is returned Starting ftp server: proftpd2014-08-03 18:39:22,045 web-amd-3700-2gb proftpd[22126]: warning: unable to determine IP address of 'web-amd-3700-2gb' 2014-...
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Can connect to FTP, but no data is transferred

I just installed and started vsftpd on my Fedora 20 machine and try to connect as a normal Unix user to that FTP server. Connecting works, but I cannot get any data: ftp> open (to) 192.168.3.41 ...
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How to find installed pure-ftpd version?

Trying to find which version of pure-ftpd my server is using, in order to help troubleshoot a probably FTP client issue. I'm on CentOS 6.7, but would prefer a more generic/universal method, if ...
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What is a good tool to scan a FTP directory and show disk usage visually ala KDirStat/WinDirStat? [closed]

Is there a tool that can scan an FTP directory and build a visual representation of disk usage? I'm running on Windows so that platform is my preference for this tool, but a *NIX tool would also be ...
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How to auto-create and chroot jail an anonymous user on an FTP server?

I would like to know if it's possible to set-up a Linux FTP server to allow anonymous log-in, and also to place that anonymous user in a chroot jail whose root is somehow based on the anonymous log-in ...