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227 entering passive mode in VsFTPd – Related errors and fixes for you

Poorly secured FTP services can be one of the causes of server attacks.

However, VsFTPd servers come with restricted root privileges, making it one of the safer FTP servers.

Sometimes, the VsFTPd server may not work as we expect and result in “227 Entering Passive Mode ftp: connect: Connection timed out error.

It happens mainly due to improper passive port range configuration in the server.

Today, we’ll see how our Support Engineers fixed the error as part of our Server Management Services.