Carol explains why you need to be concerned about profiles' limited capability setting when considering the risks FTP poses to your organization.
Written by Carol Woodbury
Many IBM i shops continue to allow FTP to be run by all users (or I should say have done little or nothing to ensure only selected users can use FTP). The excuse that some administrators use is that their users have been configured as limited capability users, so what's the threat? This article describes the threat, even when a user is a limited capability user.