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A shell script to get machine serial numbers
Authored by: adamjacobmuller on Apr 15, '04 10:37:00PM

ftp is considered insecure because it transmits all information in cleartext, but so does mail, so if your concerned at all about the privacy of such data don't use ftp OR mail
mail does work around the fact that your not sending a system username and password to connect to an ftp server but it still transmits the data in cleartext
use ssh or scp

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