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FTP uploads have incorrect permissions when using vsftpd

I recently set up an FTP site using VSFTPD on Debian, and am running into an issue with uploaded directories not being able to be accessed. Files are okay but when I try to upload a directory or ...
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33 views

Anonymous User Can't Delete file from ftp

I've created a new directory in /var/ftp with the name uploads the owner and group of this directory is ftp the permissions are set to 777. Content of my vsftpd.conf file anonymous_enable=YES ...
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37 views

Incoming FTP transfer not showing in lsof when using specific FTP client

I've got a script that continuously monitors an FTP dropbox directory and processes new files when they come in. The script runs lsof on each file before it tries to process it to determine if the ...
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1answer
33 views

vsftpd anonymous directory shows nothing

I'm using vsftpd on Red Hat Linux. I want to enable anonymous user login. After all the configurations, I can login without username and password. However I see nothing in the user's home directory. ...
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1answer
684 views

500 OOPS: vsftpd: refusing to run with writable root inside chroot() Login failed on debian

I install vsftpd for running FTP server on debian 7.3. I checked vsftpd version was 2.3.5 and i configure it like so: listen=YES local_enable=YES write_enable=YES chroot_local_user=YES ...
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1answer
671 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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1answer
280 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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1answer
973 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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1answer
89 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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2answers
73 views

Is there a way to escape spaces in file names in vsftpd's config file?

I am generating user config files for vsftpd on Debian Linux. The config files are simple in nature, but I am running into one issue. Is there a way to escape a space in the file name(s) for the ...
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1answer
132 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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77 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
3k views

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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2answers
66 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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1answer
227 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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1answer
291 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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238 views

FTP server is being shown offline in ISPconfig3 on centos

Ftp server on my server was running fine and my users were using ftp smoothly. But suddenly access to ftp was denied and then i saw in ISPconfig services that FTP Server is being shown offline. I ...
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1answer
36 views

Access denied on vsftps while writing a file

I installed vsftpd on ubuntu 13.04 server write is enabled im able to login as authenticated user - i own /home/luby directory and it's chmod 7777, when trying to write to it i get 550 Access is ...
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1answer
3k views

How to change the password of a (vsftpd) FTP account when 'passwd' isnt working

Kinda newbie here, I have a server which uses vsftpd. I changed the password of user 'aa' from the root account with 'passwd aa', which changed the SSH password for user 'aa', but not for his FTP ...
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2answers
663 views

setenforce: SELinux is disabled

I'm in a CentOS 5 machine, and try to install vsftpd. I want to configure ftp_home_dir using setsebool -P ftp_home_dir on but it says: setsebool: SELinux is disabled. I try to enable it using ...
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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
131 views

VSFTPD Virtual User Group

Currently I have a vsftpd server on a CentOS machine with virtual users. The users are authenticated using MySQL. The users have all the permissions in their home directory and they are jailed into ...
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1answer
145 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
548 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
254 views

vsftpd: users can delete other users files

I'm installed vsftpd ftp daemon. Virtual users shares same root directory. But user can delete other user files. How to disable this ? Any configuration setting? Permissions of uploaded file is 644. ...
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2answers
2k views

VSFTPd 3.0.2 on Ubuntu 12.04 Init File

I installed the VSFTPd 3.0.2 on Ubuntu 12.04 following this commands: $ wget https://security.appspot.com/downloads/vsftpd-3.0.2.tar.gz $ tar xzvf vsftpd-3.0.2.tar.gz $ cd vsftpd-3.0.2 $ make -j8 ...
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904 views

Error installing VSFTPd 3.0.2 on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm following the official documentation to install the 3.0.2 version of VSFTPd. Commands. $ wget https://security.appspot.com/downloads/vsftpd-3.0.2.tar.gz $ tar xvfz vsftpd-3.0.2.tar.gz $ cd ...
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153 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 ...
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1answer
793 views

FTP User cannot modify files but has correct permissions

I have created a new user (foo) and when he logs in via ftp he cannot edit the files in the directory to which he has access. In the directory he can log into ls -l gives me: -rw-rw-r-- 1 root ...
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1answer
531 views

Cannot Connect to VSFTP outside of network

I am having a hair pulling issue with my VSFTPD. I am not sure where to turn and I have went through to make sure everything is working properly and when trying to connect to ftp using ftp localhost ...
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2answers
3k views

Issues with VSFTPD / FTP on Linux Ubuntu server - Steps for Troubleshooting?

I am dealing with an issue I am unclear on how to resolve and have been pulling my hair out for some time. I have been trying to configure an FTP user using the following (we use this same ...
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2answers
857 views

adding ftp user on ubuntu

I followed this tut http://www.trainsignal.com/blog/how-to-set-up-safe-ftp-in-linux to setup an ftp server with user account sudo mkdir -p /home/ftp/ftpuser sudo useradd ftpuser -d /home/ftp/ftpuser ...
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1answer
632 views

Directory and file permission on ftp upload

I have a basic linux server setup (setup locally on my network with no outside access) and i wanted to FTP files to the /var/www directory. I have installed vsftpd and i have access to the server via ...
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2answers
300 views

vsftpd and home directories of chrooted local users

NOTE: Users are chrooted and their local_root is set to /srv/ftp. Why vsftpd forces local chrooted users to have home directory? It will refuse to work if there is not any. And I've found the ...
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1answer
2k views

configuring vsftpd anonymous upload. Creates files but freezes at 0 bytes

vsftpd on ubuntu after sudo apt-get install vsftpd Then did configuration as in the attached /etc/vsftpd.conf file. Anonymous ftp allows cd to the upload directly and allows put myfile.txt which gets ...
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438 views

vsftpd whitelisting

How do you whitelist IPs for the service to allow only certain subnets on? Do I use IPTables or is there an easier way like IPWrappers Do you have to register the service for it to work with ...
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1answer
2k views

Setting up VSFTPD for upload access

I've been trying to configure my ftp server and end goal I want the following: -No anon read/write access. -A single user with read/write access for myself I've followed a tutorial to setup a pam ...
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2answers
7k views

Why is the chroot_local_user of vsftpd insecure?

I'm setting up on my VPS a vsftpd, and i don't want users be allowed to leave they're ftp home directory. I'm using local_user ftp, not anonymous, so I added: chroot_local_user=YES I've read in ...
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3answers
3k views

FTP doesn't allow /usr/sbin/nologin user

I want to setup a ftp for couple of ftp-only users with vsftpd. I configured the FTP to enable local user access. It works fine. But once I edit the users' shell to /usr/sbin/nologin, it couldn't log ...
2
votes
1answer
235 views

How to set individual root folder for every ftp user other than home folder

Installed vsftpd server in Redhat Linux 5. Where, i want to give the ftp access for my developer other than home directory that is for example /var/www/ directory contains project data. Here, how ...
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1answer
651 views

Setting vsftpd to allow me uploading to /var/www, got 500 OOPS: cannot change directory:/root

I'm using an Amazon EC2 istance as developer and testing machine. Since i'm on windows i can't mount the virtual EBS volume for editing purposes. Too bad. For this reason i've installed and ...
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1answer
142 views

Automatically convert all file and folder names to lowercase and set permissions to 644 on upload with vsftpd

I'd like to have vsftpd convert all uploaded filenames matching /home/$USER/public_html/* to lowercase, and set the permissions to 644 upon upload. Is this possible and how can I do this?
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2answers
4k views

VSFTPD Config for Upload of Files

I have been trying to figure out how to allow users to upload to a directory with VSFTPD on an Apache2/Redhat5.5 server. I have been trying for hours to allow anonymous users to upload. Out of ...
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1answer
307 views

vsftpd not allowing local users to connect

I have CentOS running vsftpd but I am unable to connect using loccl users (local_enable=YES). If I set anonymous_enable=YES then it works just fine, but when I enter my user name and password (I don't ...
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261 views

FTP disallow listing directory content , but allow uploading

I have one FTP account for customers and I want they upload files, but they should not see what already uploaded by other customers. Is that possible? If I will disaalow directory listing that will ...
0
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2answers
259 views

VSFTPD Ubuntu won't start on boot

I have a server running Ubuntu 11.04 Server and I have installed vsftpd (FTP). I am trying to get vsftpd to run on startup, but can't seem to configure it right. There is already an upstart vsftpd ...
2
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2answers
2k views

vsftpd listen on multiple listen_address but not on all

I'm looking for a way to configure vsftpd to use multiple listen_address IPs. I'm aware that if I set it to the default, it will listen on all available interface IPs, but that's not what I'm looking ...
0
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1answer
2k views

GnuTLS error -53: Error in the push function, using vsftpd

I am in the process of setting up my home FTP with virtual users on a CentOS 6.0. I am using the following guide. I was able to run the first script vsftpd_virtual_config_withTLS.sh successfully and ...
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1answer
3k views

Using an allowed user list with VSFTPD

According to the Wiki here, you can only allow certain users to log in over FTP using the following configuration in your /etc/vsftp.conf file: userlist_enable=YES userlist_file=/etc/vsftp.user_list ...
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782 views

Unable to connect to local VSFTP server

I just installed VSFTP on my Ubuntu 10.04 server: apt-get install vsftp It, of course, created a new ftp user with a home directory of /srv/ftp. I didn't know what the auto-generated password was ...