Cygwin SSHD server - Restricting User access to their home directory

Larry Hall
Sat Jan 1 23:05:00 GMT 2005

At 11:24 AM 1/1/2005, you wrote:
>     I am having SSHD running on my machine and i am
>using CORE FTP light to connect to my server.
>I am able to connect but problem here is after
>connect i can go to any place in C:\cygwin.
>Even guest login can access home/Administrator
>directory which is highly undesirable for me. 
>     I want to restrict the access of my user to his
>local home directory and whatever symbolic links
>present in that should be allowed. Apart from symboloc
>link user should not be able to go out of his own home
>directory and in the worst case in other users home
>     Can soemone help me. 
>I tried this on WinXp home edition.

Have you seen this?


Larry Hall                    
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