1.2 was released 1/19/2002
A vulnerability existed in SpoonFTP 1.1 which allowed a
remote user to break out of the ftp root. This vulnerability
was fixed in version 188.8.131.52.
fix to prevent a potential "bounce attack" against SpoonFTP was added
in version 1.2.
All users are encouragaged to update to version 1.2. The upgrade
is free for all registered users.
is an FTP server that lets you transfer files using the File Transfer Protocol
(FTP). This allows you to both send and receive files from a variety of FTP clients
running on different operating systems, including Windows, BeOS, MacOS, OS/2,
SpoonFTP is designed to be a simple process. Once you've started SpoonFTP, you
can select Properties from the main window's menu and access all the settings.
If you're running SpoonFTP as a service, you will need to run SpoonFTP using the
Start menu, which runs the SpoonFTP status and configuration utility and presents
the same Properties menu option.
you really need to do to allow a user to login to SpoonFTP is add a user. Anonymous
FTP is not added by default for security reasons, but you can add a standard anonymous
user easily: just add a user named anonymous and check the anonymous option in
the Settings window under the Users tab in Properties.
Windows NT/2000 systems:
SpoonFTP is installed as a service. After installing SpoonFTP, you
can start the SpoonFTP service manually, or restart your system, which will automatically
start the SpoonFTP service.
Windows systems, such as Win95/98/Me:
Go to Start->Programs->SpoonFTP or wherever you installed SpoonFTP,
and select the SpoonFTP icon. Optionally, you can add SpoonFTP to your Start->Programs->Startup
folder so it starts every time you start Windows.
is a shareware product. How do I register it?
you install SpoonFTP, you have 30 days to review the full version of the software.
After 30 days, users can no longer login unless you register. You can register
online at http://www.pi-soft.com. Once you register and we receive your registration
information, we will send you an e-mail with your registration key. You'll need
to enter your registration information in the Registration tab fields in Properties
exactly as they appear in the e-mail, including all capitalization, punctuation
It takes time and money for
us to continue to development of this and other products. Your support helps ensure
Pricing (New Price effective
January 2, 2002!)
note that even with an unlimited SpoonFTP license your usage will still be limited
by the constraints of your own network, i.e. bandwidth, memory and processing
is no additional charge to upgrade to our current version from an earlier version
We challenge you to compare
our prices against the prices of similar products. We think you'll find SpoonFTP
to be the best value on the market today.
Registration - All Major Credit
a check or money order in US dollars to:
5115 Excelsior Boulevard, #430
Minneapolis, MN 55416
registration code to be generated include: (1) A Username and (2) An Organization
or Company Name.
receipt of your check, a registration key will be e-mailed to you promptly, so
please be sure you include your e-mail address.
updated 11/30//02 by DD