Topic: Migration of Ocean Color anonymous FTP service to new (non-anonymous) FTPS service

Date/Time Issued: March 12, 2019 1742Z

Product(s) or Data Impacted: Data available via Ocean Color anonymous FTP

Date/Time of Initial Impact: April 15, 2019 1500Z

Date/Time of Expected End: None

Length of Outage: Permanent

Details/Specifics of Change: Due to the on-going vulnerabilities associated with non-secure file transfers, the Ocean Color anonymous FTP will be terminated on 04/15/2019 at 1500Z. All data will continue to be available through the Ocean Color FTPS server

Contact Information for Further Information: ESPC Operations at and 301-817-3880

Web Site(s) for applicable information: N/A

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