File Transfer Protocol, aka File Transfer Protocol, is a protocol created in 1971. The File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is the standard network protocol used for the transfer of computer files between a client and server on a computer network. FTP is built on a client-server model architecture and uses separate control and data connections between the client and the server. FTP users may authenticate themselves with a clear-text sign-in protocol, normally in the form of a username and password, but can connect anonymously if the server is configured to allow it. Read more on Wikipedia...
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- File Transfer Protocol first appeared in 1971
- See also: http, smtp, tls, tcp, udp, unix, linux, ascii
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Last updated February 18th, 2020