Implementing Common Protocols and Services Lab

Infosec Learning
Virtual Lab

Telnet and SSH are two protocols that can be utilized to remotely administer a server. However, there is a huge difference between them. TELNET sends all information over the wire in clear text and SSH communication between two systems is encrypted. During this lab, you will utilize TELNET, SSH, and FTP to perform functions between two systems on a...

Time
1 hour 30 minutes
Difficulty
Beginner
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Overview

Telnet and SSH are two protocols that can be utilized to remotely administer a server. However, there is a huge difference between them. TELNET sends all information over the wire in clear text and SSH communication between two systems is encrypted. During this lab, you will utilize TELNET, SSH, and FTP to perform functions between two systems on a network. After completing the tasks, you will examine how the traffic looks with Wireshark, an open source Protocol Analyzer.