Insecure connections are not allowed on MITnet. You must transfer your files securely over the MIT network using a secure file transfer method. The secure file transfer programs supported at MIT include features like password encryption, which protects your password from being intercepted and abused by hackers on the Internet.
- Get a Kerberos (Athena) Account
- Get connected to MITnet and the internet
- Kerberized FTP at MIT: Overview of Kerberos-based file transfer at MIT
- Get software: Mac: Fetch | Windows: SecureCRT/FX
Transferring files securely