How to Install and Configure vsftpd on CentOS 7

September 6, 2019 Liquid Web

In this video, we will be installing VSFTPD on CentOS 7. VSFTPD is one of the most secure and fastest FTP server software titles for Linux. 

vsftpd is the default FTP server in the Ubuntu, CentOS, Fedora, NimbleX, Slackware and RHEL Linux distributions.

Commands used:
yum -y update
yum -y install vsftpd
vim /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf
 anonymous_enable=NO
  local_enable=YES
  write_enable=YES
 chroot_local_user=YES
 save the file with the command `:wq`
systemctl restart vsftpd
systemctl enable vsftpd
firewall-cmd --permanent --add-port=21/tcp
firewall-cmd --reload

The related article for this article can be found here: https://www.liquidweb.com/kb/how-to-install-and-configure-vsftpd-on-centos-7/

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Video by: Alison Gray

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