PureFTPd install on Ubuntu with MySQL support – June 17th 2012 10:40 PM
The following install was performed on Ubuntu 10.04 but with a few tweaks to the commands can be done on any linux system. This tutorial shows how to install, configure, and deploy pureFTPd with MySQL support. In FTP Servers.
Virtual Hosting With Proftpd And MySQL (Incl. Quota) For Arch Linux - Mar 17 2012 01:56 AM
This guide describes how to install a Proftpd server that uses virtual users from a MySQL database instead of real system users. This is much more performant and allows you to have thousands of ftp users on a single machine. In addition to that I will show the use of quota with this setup. In FTP Servers.
Secure vsftpd: Local And Virtual Users - Feb 19 2012 11:00 AM
vsftpd is a lightweight and touted to be the most secure FTP server out there. Installing and hardeneing is easy, This tutorial was based on a Centos6 install but can be used for any flavor with a few edits of the commandline code. In FTP Servers.
pureFTPd – Changing default connection port - Feb 11 2012 03:13 AM
A good security practice is to change your default (21) FTP port. The idea is its easier to hack through FTP if you are using the port everyone knows is 21. At least make it difficult for them by changing to a higher random port. In FTP Servers.