System Details

How to get here

This page displays system details for Ipswitch WS_FTP Server. These settings are server-wide and affect all hosts.

FIPS-related security settings:

  1. Shut off all insecure listeners (with only FTPS and SFTP listeners remaining).
  2. In the Server Manager, select Server > Listeners. The Listeners page opens.
  3. Click the IP address of the listener you want to open. The Edit Listener page opens.
  4. Click Edit SSL Settings. The Listener Encryption Settings page opens.
    1. For SSL type, select SSL Enabled (or Implicit SSL).
    2. Select the appropriate SSL certificate. You may need to create one.
    3. For SSL security level, select Enable TLS Only.
    4. Click Save.
  5. Navigate to Host > Host Settings > SSL Settings.
    1. For Minimum SSL level, select 128 or 256.
    2. Select Force SSL.

    Click Save.

    Note: These settings are cached by WS_FTP Server for up to ninety seconds. Changes made to these settings are not recognized until the services are restarted or the cache expires.