FTP Data Connection Assurance
draft-ietf-ftpext-data-connection-assurance-00

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ftpext WG)
Last updated 2002-05-24
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-ietf-ftpext-data-connection-assurance-00.txt

Abstract

This document specifies an extension to the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) by which a user and server can exchange data port connection information which may then be used to provide connection assurance. Two new commands are introduced. Through use of these commands and their replies, the user and server exchange information allowing verification of the socket addresses for a data connection prior to actual data transmission over the connection. Implementation of this extension is RECOMMENDED.

Authors

Gregory Lundberg (lundberg@vr.net)

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