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Installing NCFTP Client on Linux

NcFTP offers many ease-of-use and performance enhancements over the stock ftp client, and runs on a wide variety of UNIX platforms as well as operating systems such Microsoft Windows and Apple Mac OS X. How To Install wget ftp://ftp.ncftp.com/ncftp/ncftp-3.2.2-src.tar.gz tar -zxvf ncftp-3.2.2-src.tar.gz cd ncftp-3.2.2 ./configure make make install make clean


freeFTPd is a FTP/FTPS/SFTP server that enables user to access remote files over TCP/IP network such as Internet. Unlike FTP, FTPS and SFTP protocols provide security and strong encryption of data – great for insecure network.


freeSSHd, like it’s name says, is a free implementation of an SSH server. It provides strong encryption and authentication over insecure networks like Internet. Users can open remote console or even access their remote files thanks to buit-in SFTP server.

Setting up a SFTP Server on Windows

This tutorial will help you turn your Windows based system into a SecureFTP server. BackgroundSecure Shell (SSH) is a program that lets you log into another computer over a network, to execute commands in a remote machine, and to move files from one machine to another. It provides strong authentication and secure communications over insecure channels. When using […]

Securing Linux & PHP

MOD_REWRITE OVERVIEWhttp://www.sitepoint.com/article/guide-url-rewritinghttp://www.jeffdarlington.com/tag/mod_rewrite/ LINUX SECURE CONFIGhttp://aymanh.com/tips-to-secure-linux-workstation PHP SECURE CONFIGhttp://aymanh.com/checklist-for-securing-php-configuration MOD_REWRITE SCRIPTS FOR APACHESIMPLEST SET OF RULES================================================================== #Turn on mod_rewriteRewriteEngine OnRewriteOptions inheritRewriteLog “/var/log/httpd/rewrite_log” # Prevent harmful binary execution through injectionRewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI}?%{QUERY_STRING} (.*)chmod(.*) [OR]RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI}?%{QUERY_STRING} (.*)chown(.*) [OR]RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI}?%{QUERY_STRING} (.*)wget(.*) [OR]RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI}?%{QUERY_STRING} (.*)cmd(.*) [OR]RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI}?%{QUERY_STRING} (.*)cd%20(.*) [OR]RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI}?%{QUERY_STRING} (.*)scp(.*) [OR]RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI}?%{QUERY_STRING} (.*)curl(.*) [OR] # Disable TRACE & TRACK methodsRewriteCond %{REQUEST_METHOD} TRACE [OR]RewriteCond […]

Enable DOS FTP client through ASA

This configuration allows both active mode and pseudo-passive mode connections from the DOS FTP client provided with windows on a cisco ASA firewall. It has been tested with ASA code 7.2(3) !–Enable FTP Passive modeftp mode passive !–Create inspection_default class-map to match the ASA’s default inspection trafficclass-map inspection_defaultmatch default-inspection-traffic !–Add the ‘inspection_default’ class to the global_policy w/ inspect […]