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Re: Passive FTP
From: Ashish Popli <apopli () gmail com>
Date: Wed, 01 Jun 2005 00:29:58 -0400

Depending on number of concurrent ftp sessions you want to allow, you can specify a subset of ports instead of entire set of unprivileged ports. For example on ProFTPd, the config file takes a PassivePort directive.

This way you wont open the world and can apply other filters that can discard non ftp traffic on the specified subset of ports. (assuming you dont have other applications that will use that port range)

Cheers,
Ashish Popli

Roberto Alcantara wrote:
Guys, to able my FTP users in passive mode need I realy accept in my firewall connections from 1024-65535 ports ?

Best regards,
Roberto




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