IP Filtering Not Working for FTP Access via Tcp-wrapper

(Doc ID 2366797.1)

Last updated on APRIL 11, 2018

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Customer need to restrict ftp connection via tcp-wrappers in Solaris 11.3, the hostname/ip addresses allowed/denied to access ftp server are added to /etc/hosts.allow and /etc/hosts.deny files respectively but not able to restrict ftp connection to Solaris11.3 server.

 

Cause

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