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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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Prevent upload of ssh keys using vsftp

I'm configuring vsftpd for uploads from a device on my network. FTP is needed for legacy reasons. This is something I cannot change, no matter how badly I would like to. So, please don't suggest ...
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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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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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way to restrict FTPS ports on both sides of connection?

Is there a way to restrict FTPS ports on both the server & client side of the connection? I've already read this answer and I have vsftpd set to restrict passive port usage to a narrow range on ...
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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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How to configure vsftpd to allow root logins?

I'm on SLES 10.1, and trying to configure vsftpd to allow root logins. Does anyone know how to do this? So far, I have this: local_enable=YES chroot_local_user=NO userlist_enable=YES ...