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Configuring SFTP for the document root

How to configure SFTP for a web server document root

SFTP is the favourite these days because of its robust security model and easier setup than traditional FTP and FTPS. In this guide we will configure SFTP to allow users to upload to the web server document root.

Introduction In this guide we will assume these two scenarios: The SFTP user should only have access to the web document root. The SFTP user should not be able to log in to terminal over SSH. If you only intend on accessing the document root using one SFTP user, continue to Step 1 below. If you…

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