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

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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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Is there an alternative to Swish, a Windows Explorer integrated SFTP client, that is not as buggy? [on hold]

I've been using Swish as my SFTP client for about 6 months now. I like the concept of integrating it into Windows Explorer so it acts just as another folder. I also like the secure FTP part of the ...
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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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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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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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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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Can no longer access site over home network [closed]

I'm doing some maintenance work for a new client. I needed to get in to FTP and kept getting 530 Login Authentication Failed errors, even with creating a new FTP account. After a handful of attempts, ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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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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 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 ...
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PROFTPD settingup assistance needed [duplicate]

First of all hi, i have a small problem which i do not know how to fix i have a proftpd running at my freebsd server. Everything is fine now i had a problem at uploading file to it so i used a command ...
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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: 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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Allow FTP access by a single IP. Restrict all other

I'm using Amazon EC2 Ubuntu instance and want to block all IP except a single IP. So outside my network no one can connect with FTP. I've already tried with following. in vsftpd.conf tcp_wrappers=...
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CentOS 7 FTP unable to retrieve directory list

So I recently installed my DirectAdmin license on my server which is running centOS 7 but now I am getting stuck with connetcing to my FTP server. I have done the following commands to open my FTP ...
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List of auto-banned IPs in IIS?

I have configured the "FTP Logon Attempt Restrictions" feature in IIS, but nowhere can I find where restricted IPs are listed. There must be a list somewhere that IIS will uses at logon. So my ...
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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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Reverse Proxy multiple internal FTP Servers

I have setup a reverse proxy for http using Apache mod_proxy like this: Client > http:/abc.domain1.com > Reverse Proxy Server > 192.168.50.1 (Internal Server) Client > http:/def.domain2.com/ > ...
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Create new vsftpd user and lock to (specify) home / login directory

I need to periodically give temporary and limited access to various directories on a CentOS linux server that has vsftp installed. I've created a user using useradd [user_name] and given them a ...
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Binding a host name in IIS 8.5 causes “Authentication Required” prompt

In Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.5, I have an FTP site working fine with anonymous access, as long as no host name is specified in the site's bindings. As soon as I enter a value for the host name,...
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lftp, setting for ignoring time-stamp?

I am using lftp for mirroring the files on a server to a PC. The problem for me is that as I put a batch of files on the PC that are exactly the same as the ones on the server, the mirroring starts of ...
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Run FTP server on port 80 along with web traffic

I have IIS running two sites + IIS virtual folders (w3root) on a win 2k3 server. I wondered if there were any way to also piggyback FTP traffic on that pipe by using port 80 on the ftp server. How ...
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How to automate FTP user password updates, on a remote IBM z/OS FTP server?

We wish to solve the business problem of how to schedule automated password updates, on a remote FTP server (note: z/OS) over which we have no administrative control, before the password expires. For ...
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FileZilla FTP Error - 426 Connection Closed; aborted transfer of “filename”

I'm trying to transfer a file to an FTP server but I get the error on the title: "426 Connection Closed; aborted transfer of "XYZ". Here are some info: I can establish the connection, change ...
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how to set ftp in azure vm windows server 2012

I created an azure vm and installed filezilla server to it. I could not get list of my directory. I search to serverfault and i find i must set an end point for port 6000 and allow this port in ...
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filezilla ftp file server not working with microsoft azure

I have installed Filezilla FTP on (Windows 2012 R2 server). When I try to connect FTP through my local IP (ftp://localhost) it asks for login credentials. Once I enter credentials it connects ...
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problems configuring Filezilla ftp server on windows azure virtual machine

Recently I've been attempting to setup a filezilla server on one of azure virtual machines and cannot seem to get it fully running. I am currently able to get an initial connection, however subsequent ...
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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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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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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 to resolve FTP Error “Failed to retrieve directory listing” for Administrator account in IIS 7.5

Using my administrator account, I FTP connected to my IIS 7.5 FTP Site with FileZilla. I was able to successfully upload a file, but I keep getting a "Failed to retrieve directory listing" in ...
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Some kind of Auto-downloader from an FTP Site? [closed]

Some company use FTP to publish the updates that we need from then, is there a software to automatize that? or i will to bash-script the process? any ideas?
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How to find out, which FTP server is installed? [closed]

In Windows I can check in Control Panel -> Programs and Features, which program is installed for some task: Now I want to find out for my Ubuntu 14.04 (VirtualBox VM), whether an / which FTP ...
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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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FTP Error 530 when using FTP User Isolation on IIS 8

I'm setting up an FTP server on IIS 8 running on a Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials box. The server is configured to be the physical directory D:\ (the whole drive). I have 3 users: let's say user1, ...
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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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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/...