The SSH File Transfer Protocol, (sometimes called Secure File Transfer Protocol, Secure FTP), or SFTP, is a network protocol that provides file access, file transfer, and file management functionality over any reliable data stream.

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OpenShift SFTP to a specific Folder [on hold]

I need to set a ftp (or SFTP) connection to a SPECIFIC FOLDER inside one of my PHP application running on OpenShift Online. I just found how to connect with the entire application by SFTP using ...
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WS_FTP + OpenSSH - Failure to agree with SSH server on compatible algorithms [on hold]

I set up OpenSSH 6.7 on Windows 2012 Server recently. I'm able to connect to the server using SFTP with a variety of clients, such as FileZila, WinSCP, PuTTY, et al. I sent this off to someone and ...
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Logging SFTP activity with auditd

I am currently using auditd to log TTY activity for users that are SSH'd into my system. However, SFTP sessions are not logged in this way. Is there a way to log them using auditd or will I need to ...
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How to open sftp connection and execute sftp command in the same shell command [closed]

Is there any possibility for opening sftp connection to remote server and execute sftp command in same line from shell. Something like this: sftp user@example.com && put /tmp/test.txt /tmp/ ...
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SFTP-server uploaded files having wrong rights

I have been trying to figure out what is wrong with the file rights. When I am uploading files using FileZilla all the files get rights -rw-r--r--. I would want them to have -rwxr-xr-x. I have tried ...
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Mount a SFTP remote filesystem that doesn't give shell access

I have a NAS that exposes its filesystem as SFTP, but it doesn't give any access to connect throught SSH as a normal user. I've tried to use sshfs to mount it from a remote webserver, but I receive ...
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Difference between “SFTP Client Side” and “SFTP Server Side”

please i want to know ingeneral the difference between Client and Server Side and specially Difference between "SFTP Client Side" and "SFTP Server Side" and where i should be install SFTP client and ...
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Enable activity logging on Cygwin open SSH (sftp) server install on Windows Server 2008 [duplicate]

I've successfully installed and configured OpenSSH using the Cygwin package on a Windows 2008 Server. I have also installed the Syslog-ng Cygwin package and configured it so that I receive basic ...
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SFTP logging in Solaris Server using 'internal-sftp'

I'm trying to enable logging for SFTP file transfer (without help of any opentools) on solaris 10 using "internal-sftp" but couldn't see any info about file transfers. Please help. **#Argument in ...
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Nginx redirection to url writen in requested file

I need to setup dynamic redirections. For example, a user open a link : http://www.example.com/2/3/4/ and see the page on the following address: http://www.example2.pl/something. I know about ...
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FTP Script Needs overview

I am trying to write a script that allows me to check a directory for files that i will sftp to another server. When the file is created it creates a .ready file that is supposed to signal a file is ...
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exclude a single user from chroot

I have a chroot setup on my CentOS server, (chroot with no shell access / strictly sftp). Just for reference, the folders are like so: home/sftp_users/%u (root:root 750) home/sftp_users/%u/input ...
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Best practice for delivering SFTP key to client?

We are rolling out a solution that is going to leverage SFTP, we have hundreds of sites we want to deploy this to. The solution is basically a windows service that is using an installer, so it's a ...
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Methodologies for performance-testing a WAN link

We have a pair of new diversely-routed 1Gbps Ethernet links between locations about 200 miles apart. The 'client' is a new reasonably-powerful machine (HP DL380 G6, dual E56xx Xeons, 48GB DDR3, R1 ...
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Encrypted home mount for single session on Ubuntu?

I currently have Ubuntu 12.04 as my remote server and I have a purpose of keeping my important files on that server under encrypted home folder. I did this and it works; I send my files to the server ...
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Make hidden folders invisible sftp [closed]

My client needed sftp server for sharing files, so I created sftp server on a amazon ec2 ubuntu machine and added different users. Now their need is when user login to sftp server either via winscp ...
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SFTP encountering Bad Message

I am uploading a file via sftp to a remote server. While on transfer, I got a message that says, "stalled". I killed the sftp running on my local. The problem is, I cannot delete the partially ...
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SFTP Reverse-Proxy using iptables on custom port

I want to give SFTP access to anyone into to my Server (IP: ss.ss.ss.ss) passing through Proxy (reverse-Proxy? IP: pp.pp.pp.pp), so that IP ss.ss.ss.ss is never seen by whoever is connecting to the ...
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sftp account with 2 chrooted folders

I want to create an sftp server with chroot, where each account has access to 2 areas: \ftp ---\release to customer --------\release customer a --------\release customer b ---\data from ...
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does OPENSSH SFTP server uses umask or preserve client side permissions after put command (chrooted environment)?

I know this question has been already discussed, but by reading the posts I could not figure the answers, because some said "yes umask can work", and others say "openssh put command always preserve ...
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Safety of sshpass and SFTP to dynamic host

I have a server with dedicated IP address A and a server with dynamic IP address B (routing via no-ip.org). A uploads a backup to B via sshpass: export SSHPASS=*** sshpass -e sftp **@** << ! ...
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chroot with sftp on centos 6.5

I'm trying to get sftp working with proper chroot configuration on Centos 6.5 server. As for now I get: sftp user@000.000.000.000 User@000.000.000.000's password: Write failed: Broken pipe Couldn't ...
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SSH keygen error (setting up a SFTP server)

I was following this tutorial, but a problem occurred and I couldn't find any help while googling it. Whenever I ran the command sudo ssh-keygen -e -f ~username/.ssh/authorized_keys | sudo tee ...
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SFTP for users (own site folder)

I'm trying to config SFTP, so that my users can access their own site folder (with PSFTP/FileZilla). I use Vagrant, CentOS7, NGINX and .sh file. This is my bootstrap.sh, for creating one of my users. ...
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server side cd on sftp client connect

Is there a way with sftp to have it configured server-side to run a cd command when a client connects? I have my users thrown in to chroot, the folder has to be root:root chowned and cannot be ...
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how to enable SFTP port on the server

How can I enable sftp port on the server? When I type the following command in the command prompt, it gives the following result: C:\Documents and Settings\muralik>telnet kmkhub 22 ...
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How does sftp replace files?

For example I have some http static server. I'm working with .js files via sftp. Keeping them sync. I'm wondering if .js file is replaced instantly or if the stfp server will write into that file as a ...
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Is FTP and SFTP connection same

The developer who setup this is no longer working with us now. I' am trying to connect to my server through SFTP Example: sftp://127.0.0.1, it doesn't connect. But when I use ftp:// as my host then it ...
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Using SFTP to upload user upload files on a webserver?

I looked at a CDN and found i need to use SFTP to upload files to it. Using sftp isnt to difficult but how do i continuously upload files? my webapp current puts apps in ...
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What causes slow SFTP up/download speeds?

Are SFTP up/download speeds something that's in the control of the hosting company? Can they throttle SSH traffic, regardless of the port? I just signed up with a new hosting company. We'll call them ...
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How can i pull a file using SFTP in windows

Can any one suggest me how to start working in SFTP?(Any books/web sites) I have to create a batch program to pull a file from a url using SFTP in windows. I have no idea about SFTP. A batch ...
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Multiple public/private key pairs for the same user

First, sorry if this question has already been asked/answered - I've searched but perhaps I haven't recognised the answer.... What we have is a cluster of servers which need to access a single remote ...
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How do I connect Windows to Unix using public key SFTP?

I want to automate SFTP transfer between a Unix and Windows machine. I am using Bitvise Tunnelier and WinSSHD on the same machine. I used "Easy WinSSHD settings" to set the configurations. I am using ...
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How can i check if a file is well transfered when using SFTP?

I have an issue on my server: when folder quota is reached and someone tries to upload a file, he doesn't get any error code and he deposits a 0 bytes file. So I want to know if there's any solution ...
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Protocol error when trying to SFTP from server to server

I am hitting a Protocol error while trying to SFTP from one server to another. I have tried to search up Google to no avail. May i know if anyone can help me with this. ...
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How can I disable SFTP so that FTP is the only daemon open? [closed]

I've searched the web for hours and the most I can find to do is to comment out the following line out of my sshd_config: Subsystem sftp /usr/lib/openssh/sftp-server Which I have done, with a fresh ...
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What is the difference between SFTP port 22 or port 990?

I know that explicit "negotiated" FTPS is preferred, because it still uses the standard port 21 with that method but in regards to "implicit" non-negotiated FTPS using a standard port of 990 vs. port ...
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Checking sftp connectivity [closed]

I can connect to the remote server using following command... sftp abc@255.136.181.123 But this works from server A and if I use the same command on Server B it does not work. 1) What changes ...
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Wordpress SFTP auto update issues

I have run into an issue with WordPress and ssh. Essentially,I am trying to enable auto updating with Wordpress over SFTP. I have followed the directions on This thead on DigitalOcean.com up I have ...
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Default value of pasv_address in FTP configuration (vsftp)

What is the default value of "pasv_address" in the vsftpd config? Will it be the IP address the client uses to connect to the server?
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Determine the setup of an existing SFTP user

CentOs 6 Linux Server I have an SFTP user (userok) that is jailed to a particular sub domain. All working perfectly fine and that is all that user has access to (full permissions). I have just ...
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Restricting the network access of Docker container

I'm in the process of creating an SFTP only Docker container, one that will be used by multiple people for the sole purpose of uploading and managing files in their own chrooted Environment. On ...
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“Jailed” user can access `/dev` directory under SFTP

I set up a jail for a remote user under SSH (Cygwin), and he is jailed at /jail/user/home/user. When he connects with some SFTP client (ex: Filezilla), he can access his /home/user folder and control ...
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Can't change files with Transmit through SFTP. Wrong permissions

I'm having an Ubuntu Server installation. In a folder deployed a wordpress installation and because of the file uploads, plugin updates etc I chowned the entire folder and its subdirectories to ...
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SFTP not working, but SSH is

I've had a server running CentOS for a few months now. A few days ago, I stopped being able to connect to it over SFTP. I've tried from multiple computers, OSes, clients, and internet connections. I ...
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Allow SFTP but disallow SSH?

I'm starting a very little hosting company for a few friends and little clients, nothing big. I want to give my "clients" the right to manage their files on the server. I hate FTP as it is not secure ...
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Virtualmin FTP/SFTP connection and large files

I have added FTP user to an account and assigned to that user shell /bin/sh so can connect using SFTP. I have tested connection with a small file but it comes that can't upload anything bigger than ...
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How do a sftp uri look alike? [closed]

I am new to SFTP, For the ftp, the link will appear as ftp://servername/folder/ We can see the list of files in that link. To look on a specific file, the link will be mentioned as ...
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ProFtpd with ssl and jailed users that cannot login to bash

I've followed several instruction pages and tutorials about configuring ProFtpd on Ubuntu (12.04) and they all give me "one thing works while other don't" solutions. Goal is to utilize SFTP protocol ...
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ProFTPd mod_sftp mod_sftp_sql

I am working on Ubuntu 12.04 I have setup a ProFTPd service with SSL/TLS, virtual users stored in a MySQL database and quota (mod_tls, mod_sql, mod_sql_mysql, mod_quotatab, mod_quotatab_sql). It works ...