Originally Published: Monday, 14 August 2000 Author: Alexander Reelsen
Published to: news_enhance_security/Security News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Stupid, Stupid Protocols: Telnet, FTP, rsh/rcp/rlogin

[SP] In this article, Jay Beale from the Bastille Linux Projects discusses the weaknesses of each of cleartext protocols and introduces secure shell (ssh) as well as providing an in-depth guide to using it, for example the User-level public/private key authentication feeature from ssh.