Tag: Debian 8

Installation of vsFTPd on Debian 8

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vsFTPd stands for Very Secure FTP Daemon. It’s a lightweight FTP server optimized for security, performance and stability. 1) Install vsFTPd Start by installing the package. Run the following commands to update the package list and install vsFTPd…

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Debian 8 initial server setup (SSH, users & firewall)

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When you create a new Debian 8 server, there are a few steps required as part of the basic setup. 1) Install SSH (if not already configured) You can use the package manager for Debian / Ubuntu via…

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Linux (Debian) network configuration

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This post covers configuration changes required to set a static IP address on a server / desktop. First get information about all the interfaces in the system with the command¬† ifconfig -a¬†. Network configuration. Assign an address, netmask, gateway and…

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