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Simple security for file upload – Enabling FTPS (FTP over SSL/TLS) in cPanel/WHM servers

Simple security for file upload – Enabling FTPS (FTP over SSL/TLS) in cPanel/WHM servers

FTP is a commonly used service by web users to transfer files, but it is inherently not secure. Stealing FTP login details is one of the most common ways by which websites are hacked.

It is easy for a hacker to sniff login details from an insecure network. In our role as Outsourced Tech Support services for web hosting companies, securing FTP server is a major task that we perform.

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Deploying ProFTPD: Open source FTP server software

Proftpd is a highly configurable and modular FTP daemon, whose configuration and setting up is almost similar to the web server Apache. The installation, pre and post install configuration are discussed briefly in this document.
The document requires fair knowledge of Linux and Apache webserver.

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