Oracle recommends that all users employ HTTPS or another secure method to transport files to Oracle. Users that choose to use FTP bear any risk associated with this method of file transport.
Standard method for unsecure upload to supportfiles.sun.com
password: user@machine [ your email address]
cd to the appropriate directory*
binary [ set transfer mode]
Please Note: Plans are in place to End-Of-Life Supportfiles within the next 12 months. For Oracle Hardware product telemetry and for files greater than 2GB, we recommend Oracle Secure File Transport.