Protecting plain text password transmission in iSeries Access

Tags:
AS/400
FTP
iSeries Access for Windows
password security
TCP IP
iSeries Access for Windows using TCP/IP connectivity applications such as telnet and ftp transmit data and passwords over the network in plain text. This means that the data and passwords can be intercepted and read by other users on the network.

Looking for solution to solve this problem.



Software/Hardware used:
iSeries Access, Windows, iSeries

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  • BDLmichael

    use FTPS

     

    or use SFTP if you're brave

     

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  • Rickmcd
    Use SSL and use port 990 for ftp and 992 for Telnet
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