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Just allow the FTP acces !?!...

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by parisdns, Nov 13, 2004.

  1. parisdns

    parisdns Active Member

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    :rolleyes: I wonder if we could just allow the FTP access from a customer and block the cPanel access !?!... Any ideas...
     
  2. sb-host

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    Create the account, log in to the cPanel, create an FTP account. Give it a Username/Password, then do not give them the cPanel password.

    Or am I not understanding what you want?
     
  3. belick

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    What about the opposite way, to allow all cpanel futures and not allowed FTP access since the user have the main account name and password which is apply to the FTP as well

    Thanks
     
  4. Izzee

    Izzee Well-Known Member

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    You need root shell access.

    To disable ftp:
    Add username in /etc/ftpusers

    Description:
    Deny FTP access. The ftpusers file is used to deny FTP access to specific users. The format is a simple text file listing the restricted users one per line.

    Solution:
    Create a blank text file and name it ftpusers. Put this file in to /etc/. Then enter the user name(s) that you wish not to have ftp access.

    Looks like this :
    username
    username2
    etc.etc.

    :)
     
    #4 Izzee, Dec 29, 2005
    Last edited: Dec 29, 2005
  5. belick

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    what is the file extantion?
     
  6. Izzee

    Izzee Well-Known Member

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    There is no file extention.
     
  7. belick

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    it didn't work... I could access troghu the ftp.something.com
     
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