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Re: [Jailkit-users] Re: Beginner Question - Security consequences of use
Re: [Jailkit-users] Re: Beginner Question - Security consequences of use chroot
Mon, 21 Jan 2008 08:28:40 +0100
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Kevin Hilton wrote:
> Is in any way sftp less secure than scp? I thought with sftp the data
> channel was encrypted but not the command channel (or port). Possible
> its the other way around.
we're talking two different sftp things here.
There is ftp+ssl, which does what you describe
There is ftp+ssh, which is tunneled through the ssh connection, so 100%
> Although it has nothing to do with the
> jailkit, it seems like winscp should either offer a sftp or scp
Last time I used winscp there was the possibility to choose 'sftp'
somewhere before logging in, and that worked with a non-interactive shell.