Yes I did exactly as the tutorial not once but several times and every time I did a fresh install and started from scratch. I have lots of log files in /var/log folders as shown below. Which one is the accurate log file to check.
[root@server1 log]# ls
anaconda.log audit dmesg lastlog ppp tallylog yum.log
anaconda.program.log boot.log dmesg.old maillog prelink wpa_supplicant.log
anaconda.storage.log btmp gdm messages pureftpd.log wtmp
anaconda.syslog clamav httpd mysqld.log rkhunter Xorg.0.log
anaconda.xlog ConsoleKit ispconfig ntpstats secure Xorg.0.log.old
anaconda.yum.log cron ispconfig_install.log pm-powersave.log spooler Xorg.9.log
Yes the IP address of my ISP was in the black listed website you sent me http://www.mxtoolbox.com/blacklists.aspx
. I created a FTP user called falko with password falko in the ISPConfig. When I tried to FTP using Filezilla with falko user I get the following error message;
Status: Connecting to 192.168.0.174:21...
Status: Connection established, waiting for welcome message...
Response: 220---------- Welcome to Pure-FTPd [privsep] [TLS] ----------
Response: 220-You are user number 1 of 50 allowed.
Response: 220-Local time is now 16:16. Server port: 21.
Response: 220-This is a private system - No anonymous login
Response: 220-IPv6 connections are also welcome on this server.
Response: 220 You will be disconnected after 15 minutes of inactivity.
Command: USER falko
Response: 331 User falko OK. Password required
Command: PASS *****
Response: 530 Login authentication failed
Error: Critical error
Error: Could not connect to server