vsftpd is a GPL licensed FTP server for UNIX systems, including Linux; it is the default FTP daemon for distributions such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux amongst others.

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Permission Denied with VSFTPD and Centos 7 [on hold]

Please help to assist my issue with user can access to FTP server but can't upload file and create directory. anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES local_umask=022 ...
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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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Services Broken after installing EHCP [closed]

I've installed today with curiosity EHCP in my server, but after I've seen thank will change preferences of Apache, ftp, mysql and others I decided to remove it, but it has already broken my ...
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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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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 ...
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create ftp account when people register in website? [closed]

I need your help. I want to create a ftp account using shell script. What my senario :- I have developed website. I want that When user get resitered using username and password, program will ...
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vsftpd, uploaded files can be deleted but not downloaded

I'm running vsftpd for LAN only, and thus i'm not concerned about allowing anonymous access. The purpose of the server is to allow one machine to upload to /home/user/FTP/Uploads, and all the other ...
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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 ...
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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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VSFTPD - FTP over TLS - Upload stops after exactly 82k?

I installed a VSFTP daemon on a CentOS server, using a RSA certificate for logging in using explicit TLS. Now, I cannot upload more than 82k. With files under that limit, there is no problem. The FTP ...
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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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AWS EC2: proFTPd Login Incorrect [closed]

I'm at a loss. I can't get anywhere with this. Got a ubuntu 14.04 instance on ec2 AWS. Trying to get the simple apache, ftp & mysql system up. When attempting to login to proftpd 1.3.5rc3, i ...
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vsftpd - sometimes fail to upload file (total commander, netbeans)

basically my ftp server with vsftpd installed working fine. That means that I can upload, download, remove, rename files, etc. etc. but sometimes total commander, while I upload bunch of data, stops ...
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VSFTPD passive mode issue

My server was properly configured and worked fine. I have absolutely no idea, what was changed, but now vsftpd (2.2.2) stop working in passive mode. Response: 230 Login successful. Command: OPTS ...
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VSFTPD hangs when running a command on RHEL6

I'm working to set up a vsftpd server for the first time. This is an openstack VM, so our security and cloud teams have a bunch of default configs that are applied automatically to the vsftpd ...
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vsftpd: ECONNREFUSED when connecting from external ip

I have had a lot of issues when I started setting up a vsftpd server, but this time I can't figure out what exactly is wrong. I have an ubuntu 14.04 server at work running the vsftpd. The server is ...
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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 can I configure my FTP server so user can connect to it using safari?

I'm having an issue with my FTP server. Every browser / client can connect to it except safari. A safari session freeze after the client emit the RETR comand and then issue a "425 Failed to establish ...
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How to get the default vsftpd.conf by installing vsftpd? [closed]

I am installing a new server and I have been adjusting my vsftpd settings when it suddenly stopped working. I noticed that the service vsftpd only worked if the vsftpd.conf was empty or deleted. So I ...
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GnuTLS error -15: An unexpected TLS packet was received

I have been trying to set up VSFTPd on my CentOS 7 machine, and I have been running into an issue when connecting through FileZilla. I keep receiving error -15 regarding the TLS packet. The following ...
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AWS connection error: Permission denied (publickey)

Sorry if this sounds redundant to you but trust me its not. I have tried almost majority of the links related to this problem but nothing is working for me so far. I even tried this article two. Below ...
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Getting vsFTPd to work nicely on new CentOS installation

I need to setup a temporary ftp server within the intra-net at work, and got a brand new virtual CentOS installation on one of our servers. I can reach the server via ssh, install vsFTPd and configure ...
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VSFTP authentication with client certificate

I have a VPS Box running on CentOS 6.5 with vsftpd. I have setup a user account for login with username/password. My customer now sent me a id_rsa_2048.pub key which he wants to use for ...
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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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FTP user Login issues in passive mode

I have created 1 ftp share under /var/ftp/pub/xyz, Now I have kept my ftp connection port 2121 and i have added PREROUTING rule for same -A PREROUTING -d xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx/32 -p tcp -m multiport ...
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FTP user permission issues

I have created 1 ftp share under /var/ftp/xyz, now i want to set permission in such a way that user can upload and download files from that share but cannot edit and delete files from that share.
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Ubuntu Server 12.04: apt-get won't install vsftpd (Package is not available, but is referred by another)

When I try to install VSFTPD to my Ubuntu Server 12.04 instance by the following command: sudo apt-get install vsftpd I get the following error: Package vsftpd is not available, but is referred by ...
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vsftp homedirs outside /home

I've got vsftp setup with an Ubuntu (13.04) server with two separate hard drives. One for the OS, another is a large software RAID. Currently my FTP users have home directories under /home. Because ...
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Character map broken during FTP transfer

I have recently migrated a web server running an old PHP shop, which runs a little tricky: let me explain first. If you want to post that on thedailywtf or codinghorror, you're welcome. The shop ...
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centos 6, vsftpd,user access

Is there a way to block users access to particular server interface? I have a server with three interfaces, eth0, eth1, eth2, and would like to block access to eth0 for particular user. For example ...
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vsftpd will not accept passwords encrypted with MD5

I am setting up an server with vsftpd to let virtual users access their space. Now it is fully working but only with CRYPT passwords. sudo htpasswd -c /etc/vsftpd/ftpd.passwd phpmyadmin Will not ...
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Installing FTP on CentOS 7

I tried to install both proftpd(manually) and vsftpd(via yum) and I still can't get what I want. I want to allow users to get access to their home folders. It's a typical aim. Both servers was ...
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VSFTPD seems to ignore the configuration settings

I have been batling with vsftpd for days now. I started with trying to setup seceure vsftpd on my current Centos 5.6 server but could not lock users down to their home directories. I spent days ...
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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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vsftpd allows connection only from admin user

I have installed vsftpd ftp server on my ubuntu and I can connect only with the admin user (the user that can be sudoed). Also when I'm connecting via ftp I see the home directory of the admin user ...
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VSFTPD 530 Login incorrect

I'm trying to get a vsftpd server set up on CentOS 5.3 x64. I'm not able to get any local user login's to work. Here is my vsftpd.conf: local_enable=YES write_enable=YES pam_service_name=vsftpd ...
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Vsftpd access over wan

I can't seem to get ftp access over wan, local works perfectly fine. Initial connection over WAN works fine, but the server rejects passwords with the error 'Can't write to control socket. Socket ...
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Fail2Ban does not ban VSFTPD users

He guys, i run CentOS5.6 (final), and i just installed FAIL2BAN version (0.8.4-23.el5). I have set it up to ban SSH and VSFTPD attacks. As you can see here: http://pastebin.com/RLyzGgBe fail2ban has ...
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FTP upload issue - vsftpd ubuntu14

I have been struggling for hours to resolve this. Could someone please tell me what am I missing as it is driving me insane. Filezilla error code: Response: 553 Could not create file All the ...
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vsFTPd default uploaded file permissions on Ubuntu not working

I have a Server running Ubuntu 12.10 x64, and the last version of vsFTPd. My user example.com has its home folder set on /var/www/example.com, I created a public_html folder inside and gave 777 ...
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Only allow user SSH access to one directory

I have a server running Centos 6.4 and I need to allow a freelancer access to one folder on the server to upload some code and do some testing - I have set their home directory in /etc/passwd to: ...
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How to keep jailed users from changing directory to parent dirs?

I've chroot users with chroot_local_user=YES chroot_list_enable=YES chroot_list_file=/etc/vsftpd.chroot_list and I'm the only user in the chroot_list file. Other users log in jailed but when they ...
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VSFTPd 2.3.5 through iptables on Debian 7.6

Configured and running vsftpd 2.3.5 on Debian 7.6 behind IPtables and fail2ban with ssl_enabled I can't upload files properly because after a few I receive the following errors: Timeout or OOPS: ...
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Access logs of sftp on centos

Is it possible to log the sftp logged in informations (Who accessed, when and from where ) Like which sftp user have logged on to the file server , This may also contain information such as ip ...
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unable to configure vsftpd using ssl

i am trying to setup vsftpd over ssl . followings are configuration under vsftpd.conf anonymous_enable=NO local_enable=YES write_enable=YES local_umask=022 #anon_upload_enable=YES ...
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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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Upload files from vsftpd ftp client in /tmp and once they are uploaded, move them to original folder

I'm having issues with my application. The scenario is that, there is a php cron which is running every 1 minute and it processes the uploads folder, wherein, files are uploaded via ftp ...
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vsftpd filezilla and iptables on ubuntu

So I followed the instructions (for ubuntu 10.04): here (for setting up iptables) and here (saving the iptables) and finally and laughably here (because 10.04 won't get the saved version), now ...
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Error 426 Failure reading network stream, 'ftp_put' uploads files incompletely, works fine when restarting the server

Having an issue with ftp_put, 'ftp_put' returns false and files are only transferred incompletely. The error returned is 426 Failure reading network stream. Restart of the server is fixing the issue ...
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CentOS 6 VSFTPD via TLS/SSL not always connecting corectly

**I have a consistency problem with my VSFTPD server. I run CentOS 6 with the latest VSFTPD installed via yum. The problem is that I sometimes (say 50/50) get connection errors like... ERROR:> ...