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GlobalSCAPE Unveils CuteFTP Pro® 3.0

Users to benefit from new security options, enhanced automation and Windows XP logo compliance

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS, November 13, 2002 - GlobalSCAPE, Inc. (OTCBB: GSCP), a leading supplier of content and file management software, today announced the release of CuteFTP Pro 3.0, the latest version of its secure, business-class file transfer application. In addition to new security options, Web site automation tools and numerous feature enhancements, the new version has earned the "Designed for Windows XP" logo certification, confirming it meets standards for compatibility, stability and performance of Microsoft's latest operating system. CuteFTP Pro 3.0 runs on Microsoft Windows 98, ME, NT, 2000 and XP operating systems.

"File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is truly the workhorse of the Internet. It plays a vital role in Web site publishing, networking and transfer of data. CuteFTP Pro 3.0 gives users the security and automation they need to take full advantage of this powerful protocol," said Sandra Poole-Christal, President and Chief Operating Officer of GlobalSCAPE.

CuteFTP Pro 3.0 enables users to easily transfer files between their PCs and remote computers by dragging files from one side of their computer screen to the other. Common uses include Web site maintenance, transferring classified files securely, and general corporate data management.

CuteFTP Pro 3.0 includes the following key features:

  • Quick Connections.
    Quickly connect to sites using a step-by-step Connection Wizard, store frequently accessed sites in the Site Manager for future reference, connect directly to FTP URLS, HTTP and HTTPS sites, or use the Quick Connect address bar that's just like your Web browser.
  • Secure Connections.
    Secure both connections and transfers through explicit and implicit SSL, password and certificate-based SSH2 and OTP (S/KEY) encryption.
  • Transfer Management.
    Manage transfers using the robust transfer queue, perform compressed transfers (CAB, ZIP, GZIP/TAR) and site-to-site transfers.
  • Accelerated File Transfers.
    Transfer files faster with CuteFTP Pro's transfer engine, which maximizes bandwidth usage through multi-part transfers and can move multiple files from different sites concurrently.
  • Built-in HTML Editor.
    Quickly edit Web sites using the powerful integrated HTML editor.
  • Folder Management.
    Easily perform site maintenance with built-in Folder Synchronization, Folder Monitor, Site Backup, and Site Comparison tools.
  • Powerful Scheduler.
    Conveniently schedule routine file transfers for future dates.
  • Automated Tasks.
    Easily create sophisticated scripts for automating FTP tasks through the COM accessible Transfer Engine.

CuteFTP Pro 3.0 Pricing and Availability

CuteFTP Pro 3.0 is available immediately at with a list price of $59.95 per single-user license. Volume discounts are offered for quantities of five or more. Upgrades from previous versions of CuteFTP or CuteFTP Pro are available for $19.95.

About GlobalSCAPE, Inc.

GlobalSCAPE, Inc., founded in April 1996, is focused on the development, marketing and support of leading content management applications. GlobalSCAPE's products and services enable individuals and organizations to easily create, move and manage information over the Internet in a secure, collaborative environment. GlobalSCAPE produces high quality Web site development, file management and secure data delivery solutions, and ensures a positive online buying experience and unparalleled customer support. GlobalSCAPE's award-winning programs are feature rich, designed with power and functionality in mind, yet easy-to-use to support power users and novices alike. For more information, visit