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Pure-FTPd Over SSL/TLS2015/11/10

Configure Pure-FTPd to use SSL/TLS.
[1] Create certificates.
[root@www ~]#
cd /etc/pki/tls/certs

[root@www certs]#
openssl req -x509 -nodes -newkey rsa:2048 -keyout pure-ftpd.pem -out pure-ftpd.pem -days 365

Generating a 2048 bit RSA private key
writing new private key to '/etc/pki/tls/certs/pure-ftpd.pem'
You are about to be asked to enter information that will be incorporated
into your certificate request.
What you are about to enter is what is called a Distinguished Name or a DN.
There are quite a few fields but you can leave some blank
For some fields there will be a default value,
If you enter '.', the field will be left blank.
Country Name (2 letter code) [AU]:
# country

State or Province Name (full name) [Some-State]:
# State

Locality Name (eg, city) []:
# city

Organization Name (eg, company) [Internet Widgits Pty Ltd]:
Server World
# company

Organizational Unit Name (eg, section) []:
IT Solution
# department

Common Name (eg, YOUR name) []:
# server's FQDN

Email Address []:
# admin's email
[root@www certs]#
chmod 400 pure-ftpd.pem

[2] Configure Pure-FTPd.
[root@www ~]#
vi /etc/pure-ftpd/pure-ftpd.conf
# line 430: uncomment

TLS       1
[root@www ~]#
systemctl restart pure-ftpd

FTP Client : Fedora
Configure FTP Client to use FTPS connection.
[3] Install FTP Client and configure like follows.
[redhat@dlp ~]$
vi ~/.lftprc
# create new

set ftp:ssl-auth TLS
set ftp:ssl-force true
set ftp:ssl-protect-list yes
set ftp:ssl-protect-data yes
set ftp:ssl-protect-fxp yes
set ssl:verify-certificate no
[redhat@dlp ~]$
lftp -u fedora www.srv.world

lftp fedora@www.srv.world:~>
FTP Client : Windows
[4] For example of FileZilla on Windows, Open 'File'-'Site Manager'.
[5] Input user info like follows, for encryption field, select "explicit FTP over TLS".
[6] The user's Password is required. Input it.
[7] The following waring is shown because the certificate is own created, it's no ploblem. Go next.
[8] Just connected with FTPS.
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