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|does curl with ftp/ssl transfer file encrypted?|
| 6:10 pm on Nov 30, 2007 (gmt 0)|
I am using a command similar to this example:
curl --ftp-ssl -u username:password -o /save/file ftp://mydomain.com/myfile
to transfer some files to an internal server. I am curious if the actual files being transferred are then encrypted as well or is it just the username:password?
The files contain sensitive information and the paths specified in the curl command are also sensitive.
Is it possible for anyone to use that information negatively?
| 12:59 am on Dec 1, 2007 (gmt 0)|
It depends on your configuration. See:
But why not use the more-popular sftp? (e.g. scp command)?
But, hey, I'll give you props for wanting to be secure. :)
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