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SSH File Transfer Protocol (sftp)

SFTP  is a secure protocole used to perform file transfers between local and remote servers. Much more secure than FTP, this protocol uses an SSH tunnel to establish a connection and uses encryption to transfer files in an interactive session. In the context of Secure Shell (SSH), SFTP describes two things: a communication protocol operating […]

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SSH tunnel

What is SSH? SSH is an abbreviation for Secure SHell. Secure is for secure; and what is secure with SSH? The connection to a remote computer. Because SSH is a communication protocol that encrypts the connection between two computers. A SHell is a user interface Often a console, a command line interpreter (CLI), but it can be […]

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Raspbian sftp server – Guide

Raspbian is an open source and free operating system based on Debian GNU / Linux optimized to run on a Raspberry Pi. Raspbian is a composed by the fusion of the words “Raspberry Pi” and “Debian”. This is a Debian modification specifically adapted for ARMv6-based systems with an FPU. Installing and configuring sftp server on Raspbian If you […]

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Debian ftp server guide

Installing and configuring FTP server vsftpd This article aims to show in details the steps to set up an FTP (for File Transfer Protocol, witch is a network protocol that was once widely used for moving files between a client and server), using vsftpd (Very Secure FTP Daemon). vsftpd is an FTP (file transfer protocole) server for UNIX systems, […]

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Edit the Sudoers File on Ubuntu and CentOS

In this tutorial we’ll learn how to edit sudo file on Ubunto and Centos. A special user, called root, has “super-user” privileges. This is an administrative account without the restrictions that are present on normal users. Users can execute commands with “super-user” or “root” privileges in a number of different ways. In this article, we […]

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Initial Server Setup with CentOS 7.x

Root Login You will need to know your server’s public IP address and the password for the “root” user’s account. Connect To Your Server with SSH In order to connect to a remote Linux server via SSH, you must have following: User name: The remote user to log in as. The default admin user, on […]

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Configure ProFTPd To Use SFTP

ProFTPd is an open source and free FTP server compatible with all linux-like systems, Mac OS and windows (via cygwin). Read more about ProFTPd. This tutorial demonstrates how to Configure ProFTPd To Use SFTP instead of FTP on Linux Ubuntu or Centos VPS. Install ProFTPd sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install proftpd Choose “stand […]