- Plesk for Linux
Note: This article has the reference to the issue with the fix available:
- #EXTWPTOOLK-2279 "“Block access to potentially sensitive files” security measure no longer prevents File Sharing feature in Plesk from working."
- WordPress Toolkit 3.6.0 21 February 2019
Opening File Sharing in Plesk > Subscriptions > example.com > File Sharing produces the following error message:
PLESK_ERROR: Internal error: Forbidden
The following error may be seen in
CONFIG_TEXT: ERR [panel] File sharing list retrieval failed: sharing type=private, code=403, error=Forbidden
Domain example.com is set as Web Folder root URL in Plesk > Tools & Settings > File Sharing
WordPress is installed on example.com
WordPress instance has Block access to potentially sensitive files enabled in Security Status
This is bug with ID #EXTWPTOOLK-2279 which will be fixed in upcoming WordPress Toolkit updates.
Use one of the following workarounds:
Disable Block access to potentially sensitive files option in Security Status
Create a new domain like filesharing.local and set it as Web Folder root URL in Plesk > Tools & Settings > File Sharing