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TFTP

TFTP

(Trivial File Transfer Protocol) A lightweight version of the FTP protocol that has no directory browsing or password capability. Employing UDP rather than TCP for transport, TFTP is typically used to transfer firmware upgrades to network equipment such as routers and switches. See FTP and TCP/IP.
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The TFTP has generated significant intelligence that has helped detect terrorist plots and trace their authors, concludes the Commission in its report on the value TFTP-provided data brings to counter terrorism investigations.
See Figures 1 and 2 for samples of these views for the TFTP download session.
Although the government intended for this program to remain secret, on June 23, 2006, articles by the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and Wall Street Journal brought the TFTP and its use of SWIFT to the public's attention.
The US TFTP remains a subject of controversy at the EP.
Pressure has been building recently in the European Parliament, which first vetoed the TFTP agreement on the transfer of Europeans' banking (SWIFT) data to Washington.
Both stack offerings have additional dual-mode IPv4/IPv6 network applications available, such as telnet, FTP, TFTP, DNS and DHCP, L2TPv2/v3, LDAP, RIPv2, SNTP, Web server and secure Web server, MobileIPv4 and MobileIPv6, and SNMPv2/v3.
It has to do so before SWIFT - which is based near Brussels and manages the interbank data of some 8,000 banks and financial institutions worldwide - is authorised to transfer the European data (Article 4 of the TFTP agreement, on personal data protection).
The German politician had assured Washington in February that he was 'not in a position to influence the European Parliament's vote on the TFTP,' the American counter-terrorism programme that entails access to European banking data.
The Fusion product line includes Fusion Net, a suite of embedded networking protocols (TCP/IPv4, IPv6, RTSP, UDP, TFTP, DNS, SNMP, PPP, RIP, NAT, DHCP, OSPF, etc.
It took two tries for the EU and the United States to renew the TFTP, following the transfer of SWIFT's European data to the Netherlands.
DeviceAuthority's Device Mediation Layer enables rapid support for any IP-addressable device through nine supported protocols, including Telnet, SSH, TFTP server and client, FTP, SNMP, HTTP, HTTPS, and SCP.
On the strength of their new veto power for international agreements, MEPs triggered a brief diplomatic storm by rejecting an interim agreement, in mid-February, due to what they considered its insufficient data protection measures, stopping the TFTP counter-terrorism programme in its tracks.