Not OFFLIST Re: TECH: info on ftp
|From:||Lars Finsen <lars.finsen@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, August 27, 2008, 11:03|
Den 27. aug. 2008 kl. 11.58 skreiv Mark J. Reed:
> 1. That wasn't offlist. :)
But it sure was of general interest.
Thanks for the info. Ok, I'd better look into this ssh and scp stuff.
Hope they're not too cumbersome. Though I do use a special password
> This is why there's ssh and scp and https://
URL's - those extra S's
> stand for "secure". Which is perhaps an overstatement, but it's
> definitely *more* secure. :) The data "on the wire" in such cases is
> encrypted, and someone in between the two computers, even with access
> to the complete session, has no way of decrypting the data.