[kwlug-disc] More Secure FTP Server

Raul Suarez rarsa at yahoo.com
Fri May 7 15:50:56 EDT 2010


In that case pretty much any FTP server should meet your needs

At home I use http://www.pureftpd.org/project/pure-ftpd

The accounts are set in a way that you can only access your own folder. 

Configuration is a breeze and uses almost no resources (I run it in a P2 400MHz)

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--- On Fri, 5/7/10, Kiwi Ssennyonjo <kiwi at ssenn.com> wrote:

> From: Kiwi Ssennyonjo <kiwi at ssenn.com>
> Subject: Re: [kwlug-disc] More Secure FTP Server
> To: "KWLUG discussion" <kwlug-disc at kwlug.org>
> Received: Friday, May 7, 2010, 3:40 PM
> We are looking for mostly login
> security.
> The archives that are being downloaded are encrypted.
> 
> Sent from my iPhone
> 
> On 2010-05-07, at 15:37, John Van Ostrand <john at netdirect.ca>
> wrote:
> 
> >
> > ----- "Fernando Duran" <liberosec at yahoo.ca>
> wrote:
> >> Some users are too used to ftp or don't want to
> try sftp, in that
> >> case
> >> just a regular ftp server (vsftp works well) with
> jailed users (this
> >> is one config pararmeter in vsftp) may be a
> "better" solution,
> >> knowing
> >> that communication (including password) is not
> encrypted.
> >
> > Vsftpd supports SSL encryption which suggest the whole
> transfer
> > including password is secure. You should see what
> clients support
> > this first.
> >
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