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How to Restrict SFTP Users to Home Directories Using chroot Jail

Jan 20, 2016, 09:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ravi Saive)

In this tutorial, we will be discussing how to restrict SFTP users to their home directories or specific directories. It means the user can only access his/her respective home directory, not the entire file system. Restricting users home directories is vital, especially in a shared server environment, so that an unauthorized user won???t sneak peek into the other user???s files and folders.

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