Enable limited SFTP access via SSH for user

Instruction for enabling limited access via ssh by using sftp-server as shell. If you need to enable sftp access for some of your clients and you don’t want to give them the full shell access /bin/bash or /bin/sh, now you can do that with a few clicks in your cwp.admin. In your cwp.admin go to […]

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pure-ftpd Setup Passive FTP Ports

How to enable passive ports on your pure-ftpd server and CSF Firewall When transferring files on/from your ftp server you will need to have passive ports specified and allowed in the firewall. Firstly lets edit pure-ftpd configuration file nano /etc/pure-ftpd/pure-ftpd.conf Uncomment (remove # at beginning of the line) PassivePortRange and specify the passive port range: […]

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Disable anonymous login on pure-ftp server

How to disable anonymous account login on pure-ftpd server with CWP Changes required in pure-ftpd configuration file: /etc/pure-ftpd/pure-ftpd.conf # Don’t allow authenticated users – have a public anonymous FTP only. AnonymousOnly no # Disallow anonymous connections. Only allow authenticated users. NoAnonymous yes Now restart pure-ftpd server service pure-ftpd restart If you want to do that […]

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FTP connection FAILED

CWP is main goal is to be a self healing control panel, this means if you have an issue with the FTP connection CWP will try to autoFix it. How to autoFix your FTP server issue? – Login to CWP.admin as root – go to Left Menu –> File Management –> FTP Management …and that […]

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