An FTP server is a software.html application running the File Transfer Protocol (FTP), which is the protocol for exchanging files over the Internet.
- FTP Trojan
A type of Trojan horse designed to open port 21 (the port for FTP transfer) and lets the attacker connect to your computer using File Transfer Protocol (FTP).
- FTS file
A hidden index file ending in a .fts (full-text search) extension used by the Windows 95 and NT Help system. The first time you select the Find tab in a Windows help file, the system displays a dialog box asking what type of index you want to create. After you make a selection, the system […]
Short for fiber-to-the-curb, the installation of optical fiber from a telephone switch to within 1,000 feet of a home or enterprise. Typically, coaxial cable is used to establish the connection from curb to building. Compare with FTTH.
Short for fiber-to-the-home, the installation of optical fiber from a telephone switch directly into the subscriber��s home. Fiber optic cable is an alternative to coaxial cable. FTTH is also referred to as fiber-to-the-building(FTTB), which includes optical fiber that is installed directly into a home or enterprise. Compare with FTTC. A disadvantage of FTTH, as opposed […]
Acronym for fear, uncertainty and doubt. It is a marketing term that is often used to cast a shadow over a competitor’s product when your own is unable to compete. FUD is a technique used by larger companies who have a large market share. The FUD acronym was first freely defined by Gene Amdahl after […]