Re: sftp access
From: Darren Tucker (dtucker_at_zip.com.au)
Date: Wed, 29 Sep 2004 07:20:26 +1000 To: Penza Kenneth at MITTS <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Penza Kenneth at MITTS wrote:
> I am running openssh 3.6.1p2 on linux servers, is there a way that disable
> sftp/scp access to some users without affecting ssh access. Something in the
> same lines as /etc/ftpusers or /etc/ftpaccess.
You can set the gid on the scp and sftp-server binaries to a "scpallow"
group and chmod them 550 but that won't stop users transferring files.
They can install their own copy of scp, and they can also do:
ssh yourserver "cat >remotefile" <localfile
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