Re: [Proftpd-user] Secure FTP and Pix firewalls
On Wed, May 11, 2005 at 09:12:07AM -0700, TJ Saunders wrote:[color=blue]
> > I'm aware that ftp/tls has issues when behind NAT'ing firewalls. We're
> > currently NAT'ing behind a Pix and I'd like to know if anybody has been
> > able to successfully do secure transfers in this kind of setup. If it
> > can't be done, then I won't waste my time trying, but if it's do-able,
> > it will add a lot of value to my customer community.[/color]
> The CCC FTP command was added to the FTPS Draft (there's a copy of the
> Draft in the proftpd source distribution, under the doc/rfc/ directory)
> for just this situation.
> ProFTPD 1.3.0rc1 has support for the CCC command. From the RELEASE_NOTES
> file for 1.3.0rc1:
> The mod_tls module now supports the CCC FTP command, which can
> be used by FTPS clients to secure data transfers with FTPS
> servers in a firewalled environment.
> Hope this helps,[/color]
It most certainly does! I'll go grab the release candidate and put it up on a
test server and see how far I get.
Ed Wilts, RHCE
Mounds View, MN, USA
Member #1, Red Hat Community Ambassador Program
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