Re: How do I set-up secure automated file push and pull?

From: George W. Capehart (gwc@capehassoc.com)
Date: 04/24/02


From: "George W. Capehart" <gwc@capehassoc.com>
To: "Anupam" <frj780jdy85533001@sneakemail.com>, <focus-sun@securityfocus.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2002 08:03:40 -0400

On Friday 19 April 2002 11:47 pm, Anupam wrote:
> Guys and gals,
>
> I am sure a lot of you face this issue. The previous thread about
> secure ftp is very close to this issue.
>
> Is there a 'safe' or 'established' way of setting up automatable
> file-push and file-pull accounts. I have been scouting the various
> SUN mailing lists and have found no definitive answers.
>

<snip>

>
> QUESTIONS:
> - Is my summary correct of the features and issues with the various
> options correct?
> - Are there any options I am missing?

What about non-repudiation and message integrity? Maybe you might want
to have the process that sends the file sign it . . .

>
> Thanks,
>
> - Anupam

-- 
George W. Capehart

"Interoperability is not a technical issue - It is a management issue. Next question, please." -- Colin Powell, Interop '99