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Title : Securing FTP with TLS
Author(s) : P. Ford-Hutchinson, M. Carpenter,
T. Hudson, E. Murray, V. Wiegand
Filename : draft-murray-auth-ftp-ssl-09.txt
Pages : 28
Date : 02-Apr-02
This document describes a mechanism that can be used by FTP clients
and servers to implement security and authentication using the TLS
protocol defined by [RFC-2246] and the extensions to the FTP protocol
defined by [RFC-2228]. It describes the subset of the extensions
that are required and the parameters to be used; discusses some of
the policy issues that clients and servers will need to take;
considers some of the implications of those policies and discusses
some expected behaviours of implementations to allow interoperation.
This document is intended to provide TLS support for FTP in a similar
way to that provided for SMTP in [RFC-2487] and HTTP in [RFC-2817].
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