Mozilla Drops FTP Support Permanently with Firefox 88 Release

Last year, we talked about the fact that the Mozilla developers are dropping support for FTP, recognizing it as an insecure protocol. Thus, users will no longer be able to upload files via FTP, as well as view the contents of FTP links and folders in the browser. The refuse from FTP had to be… Continue reading Mozilla Drops FTP Support Permanently with Firefox 88 Release

Due to the pandemic Google developers re-enabled FTP support for Chrome

Most recently, I wrote that Firefox developers plan to remove from their browser support for the FTP protocol, as consider it to be unsafe. At the same time, Google re-enabled FTP support for Chrome. Google developers have been talking about abandoning FTP since 2014, since very few browser users (0.1-0.2%) use the protocol. In 2018,… Continue reading Due to the pandemic Google developers re-enabled FTP support for Chrome