FTP vs SFTP: understanding these two meanings

FTP is a popular file transfer method that is being used everywhere and has not changed so much since its invention in 1971. However, at that time, it was not generally assumed that the Internet activity would actively be targeted at hacking, so FTP was not created with the features to deal with such a cyber security threat that we now see in the news every day.

FTP vs SFTP: understanding these two meanings

The File Transfer Protocol or also known as FTP is designed to organize the exchange of data between your PC and the server. This process is similar to the one when the user copies information from one folder to another. Using FTP, you get access to the disk space that is allocated by the host.

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  Modified On Sep-07-2019 12:22:11 AM

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