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Comment Re: what about not giving a printer an public IP (Score 1) 83

FTP and TELNET are worse than HTTP because the latter is a transport layer only. All auth is accomplished through HTTPS. This is the equivalent of the industry standard of using SFTP and SSH. Nobody with a clue claims that there aren't open vulnerabilities in the protocols. Cleartext password exchange not a problem? Are you fscking kidding me?

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