Summary Secure FTP

From: Kathy Ange <>
Date: Wed Oct 02 2002 - 11:08:51 EDT
Thanks to all that replied so quickly.  I really
appreciate the quick response.  When I searched the
archives it appeared the answers was WU-ftpd, but now
the tides have changed.

My Original question
What is the most sucure way to FTP files across the
internet?  I have a Solaris 8 system.

Below are two the answers, everyone was indicating

The best method is Secure Shell. This is freely
available at There is also a Sun
Blueprints document on how to install the components
required for Secure Shell as well. This document can
be found at

Since you are on Solaris 8, visit and install the latest &
greatest version of OpenSSH. This utility ships with
scp (secure copy) and sftp (secure ftp). Solaris 9
ship with theses utilities as part of the operating

Thanks again to everyone
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Received on Wed Oct 2 11:11:03 2002

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