Mozilla To End ftp Support. What Are the Alternatives?
In March of this year, Mozilla followed in the steps of Google and announced the upcoming end to support for the ftp protocol in its browser. That is a very good thing! The ftp URI is the mechanism for browsers to use FTP (the File Transfer Protocol) to send and receive data from servers supporting […]
A Safer Way to do File Transfer Over the Internet
A colleague recently commented that we mentioned FTP (a file transfer program that is part of the TCP/IP suite) in Learning Tree Course 468, System and Network Security Introduction. “FTP is old,” he said. He’s right, of course, it has been around for decades. There are much better solutions now. I changed many of those […]