[Firewall] Open FTP data ports?

Arno van Amersfoort arnova at rocky.eld.leidenuniv.nl
Fri Jul 15 14:58:34 CEST 2011


Assuming you only use unencrypted FTP, there's no need to explicitly 
open those since the iptables ftp module take care of it. When using 
SSL/TLS it's a different story...

a.

On 7/15/2011 14:41, ∫imøn ㋡ wrote:
> Hi,
> This is a newbie question: I've installed a FTP server (vsftpd) in my
> server with these parameters "pasv_min_port=30100" and
> "pasv_max_port=30500". Should I open this port range in Arno's firewall?
> Regards.
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