View Full Version : Telnet Protocol

July 2nd, 2012, 05:36 PM
Telnet is a network protocol used on the Internet or LANs to provide a command line interface between two systems. It was developed in 1969, and was standardized in one of the first Internet standards.

The usage of Telnet is insecure; consequently, its usage has waned in favor of other protocols.

July 2nd, 2012, 05:37 PM
Felt sorry that the Other section was empty, though I might as well get it started! Feel free to add to this article.