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Old 06-21-2002
Question Disable anonymous ftp????

How do i disable anonymous ftp on a unix system?????? Please help!!!!!!!1
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Old 06-21-2002
You need to look at your ftpd server to see exactly how it was enabled, the detail can vary. But the most common answer would be to delete the user "ftp" from your /etc/passwd file.
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Old 06-21-2002
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Thanks a lot, I'll try that......
 

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