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Discussion in 'Security' started by retsman, Oct 19, 2012.

  1. retsman

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    This morning I noticed that when I FTP into any account that I can see the folder path all the way back to the root.

    What I mean is /root/home/account/public_html/

    I checked several other FTP accounts and although files are not visible in the /root/ the folders most certainly are.

    Any idea why this would happen?
     
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    Logging into regular FTP as user, or as root or reseller logging in as user via SFTP?
     
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    No Resellers, just standard hosting/user via SFTP
     
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    Thanks, that discussion answered my question
     
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