George Theall on 26 Apr 2005 19:36:34 -0000

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Re: [PLUG] Comcast FTP with SSL/TLS

On Tue, Apr 26, 2005 at 03:22:24PM -0400, wrote:

> Using FileZilla, I have the choice of "FTP over SSL (explicit 
> encryption)" or "FTP over TLS (explicit encryption)".  What's the 
> difference?

Not much. TLS is just a newer version of SSL.

> In case anyone is interested, the server is at "".

The server doesn't appear to support TLS at all; ie,

theall@garlic>openssl s_client -connect -tls1
15640:error:1408F10B:SSL routines:SSL3_GET_RECORD:wrong version number:s3_pkt.c:286:

With SSL2, I get a connection, although it appears to hang after that,
which might simply be a function of using s_client rather than


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