On 21 Apr 08, at 12:43, Valdis.Kletnieks () vt edu wrote:
On Mon, 21 Apr 2008 15:04:19 EDT, Joey Mengele said:
Exactly, I was talking about the RFC that supersedes that
0959 File Transfer Protocol. J. Postel, J. Reynolds. October
(Format: TXT=147316 bytes) (Obsoletes RFC0765) (Updated by
RFC2640, RFC2773, RFC3659) (Also STD0009) (Status: STANDARD)
There is a 3.4.3 in RFC 959 which discusses a "COMPRESSED MODE",
might look superficially like encryption to the untrained eye.
However, it appears that most modern FTP clients (and many FTP
servers, in fact) don't support it. Also, it's not encrypted.