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Re: sftp batch transfer

> > FTP is faster, but less secure.  We experience this trade-off alot when
> > shipping machine images back & forth...
> I wonder about strong auth to get the discussion going
> (authenticate) but the transfer in cleartext, with encrypted
> checksums of the blocks xfered to ensure that they came over
> accurately...

'SafeTP' (http://safetp.cs.berkeley.edu) can encrypt the
authentication and transfer in clear text, but I don't 
believe it can do the checksum-ing business.

David S.