The new AlertFox Help Pages have replaced
this wiki as the primary place of AlertFox documentation.
Information on this site will no longer be
updated and will be taken offline, eventually.
FTP (File Transfer Protocol) is used on the Internet for exchanging files (e.g., to upload content to a webpage or to download files from a server).
The FTP sensor monitors the FTP server's availability and response time. It reports an error if the response time is greater than the specified timeout value or if the server does not respond at all.
For general sensor settings, please see Sensor Settings.
Username for login
Password for login
Log in Anonymously
Use anonymous login (no username or password required).
Allows passive FTP