Tag: TLS

How To Configure PureFTPd To Accept TLS Sessions On CentOS 5.5

FTP is a very insecure protocol because all passwords and all data are transferred in clear text. By using TLS, the whole communication can be encrypted, thus making FTP much more secure. This article explains how to configure PureFTPd to accept TLS sessions on a CentOS 5.5 server. I do […]

Setting Up ProFTPd + TLS On Debian Lenny

Virtual Hosting With Proftpd And MySQL (Incl. Quota) On Ubuntu 8.04 LTS FTP is a very insecure protocol because all passwords and all data are transferred in clear text. By using TLS, the whole communication can be encrypted, thus making FTP much more secure. This article explains how to set […]

[WARNING] Sorry, cleartext sessions are not accepted.

Your Ftp server rejects your access to the server on providing the username and do not prompt for a password as well and you may see the following error in the your server logs: Jan 10 11:22:33 mai1 pure-ftpd: (?@xx.xx.xx.xx) [WARNING] Sorry, cleartext sessions are not accepted on this server. […]