FTPS?

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RadicalBender
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FTPS?

#1 Postby RadicalBender » Aug 23, 2007 3:06 pm

I'm looking at using XUpload Pro in a product I'm working on for a client. I need to know however, if it's possible to use FTPS for the file transfer. I didn't see anything mentioned anywhere about that (I'm not sure how Perl handles it, my trade is mostly PHP) and it's important for the client that the file transfers are secure.

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--Ben

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#2 Postby PilgrimX182 » Aug 24, 2007 5:46 am

FTPS - is secure FTP protocol, HTTPS - secure HTTP protocol. Browsers can upload only via HTTP or HTTPS. I saw some Java uploaders that use FTPS, but it's not much secure ptotocol, I think HTTPS & FTPS are equal security.
XUpload can use HTTPS protocol using SSL encryption. You should install certificate on your domain first, so you site available through http://site.com, then just use https:// links for upload form.


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