If you plan to use FTP to deliver scheduled reports, you may want to
secure your FTP delivery. To use SFTP, select the Use secure FTP check box when you
configure your scheduled report. You also need to set up public-private key encryption to
ensure secure delivery.
Setting up standard FTP without a SSH server does not require any
additional setup outside your scheduled report settings.
In the left pane, click
Click FTP Encryption Key
Select an encryption key type.
If you selected RSA, select the key size you want to use for
encryption. For most users, 1024-bit encryption provides an effective balance
between security and performance.
In the Passphrase text box,
type a passphrase Webtrends Analytics 9 can use to
access the private key. This passphrase is used internally to provide an
additional layer of security. Leaving the Passphrase text box blank is an option, but could create a
Click Generate Key Pair. Webtrends Analytics 9 updates
the public key for the scheduled report server.
Click Download Public Key to
download the Webtrends_pub.txt file. This file
contains the key.
Add the contents of Webtrends_pub.txt file to the authorized_keys file on the SSH server where you plan to transfer