How to disable FTP use in the ZoneDirector ?

Summary

This article explains commands to use either to disable anonymous ftp or to disable ftp service altogether on a ZD.

Question

How to disable FTP use in the ZoneDirector ?

Resolution

In order to disable the FTP and FTP anonymous on the ZoneDirector.

Login to putty - Enter the user credentials to login to the CLI of the ZD.

Type in the following commands to enable and disable the FTP as well as FTP anonymous.

ruckus> en    
ruckus# config
ruckus(config)# system

Enable ftp:

ruckus(config-sys)# ftp

Disable ftp:

ruckus(config-sys)# no ftp
The FTP access has been disabled.

Enable ftp login anonymous:

ruckus(config-sys)# ftp-anon
The FTP anonymous access has been enabled.

Disable ftp login anonymous:

ruckus(config-sys)# no ftp-anon
The FTP anonymous access has been disabled.

Please make sure that you enable ftp in case you need to upgrade the firmware anytime. Anonymous FTP can stay disabled for ZD/AP upgrade.

Article Number:
000001890

Updated:
January 19, 2015 07:38 AM (almost 7 years ago)

Tags:
Configuration, Troubleshooting, ZoneDirector

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