pure-ftpd with SFTP and PureDB Authentication (fwd)
geert.hendrickx at ua.ac.be
Sat May 29 16:25:46 PDT 2004
On Sat, May 29, 2004 at 01:40:06PM -0800, Noah wrote:
> FreeBSD 4.9-STABLE
> pure-ftpd version 1.0.18
> I am unable to login via SFTP using accounts that exist in the PureDB.
> The password is denied according to the client and there are no log
> messages collected in the server's log files.
> When I set the server's TLS option to disable SSL/TLS encryption layer
> ( TLS 0 ) - I am able to log in with clear text passwords to accounts
> located in the PureDB.
> I have PureDB authentication method uncommented in the pure-ftpd.conf
> configuration file - attached below.
> so what am I doing wrong. how can I have SSL/TLS forced logins and allow
> those with PureDB accounts to get authenticated please?
sftp connects to sshd, not ftpd. So use ssh-login/pw for encrypted
logins and sessions.
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