SFTPGo — the vsftpd on steroids

For anyone that ever had to setup a secure sFTP server, you’ve undoubtedly had some pains setting up vsftpd service.

This article shows a very nice alternative that may make your life much easier.

vsftpd

Vsftpd is a well known “very secure FTP daemon” application and does its job well when properly configured.

The problem I’ve always had with this application is the sheer amount of config options, the messy integration with SSH daemon, and a myriad of parameters that often contradict each other…