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FTP Authentication Using DSA

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (cat WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Peter E. Yee , Russ Housley , William A. Nace
Last updated 1999-12-06
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
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This document defines a method to secure file transfers using the FTP specification RFC 959,'FILE TRANSFER PROTOCOL (FTP)' (October 1985) and RFC 2228 'FTP Security Extensions' (October 1997) [1]. This method will use the extensions proposed in the 'FTP Security Extensions' along with a public/private digital signature.


Peter E. Yee
Russ Housley
William A. Nace

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