[plug] POP mail security
russ at powerstech.com
Thu Jan 6 13:43:46 WST 2000
On Thu, 06 Jan 2000, Subba Rao wrote:
> All my users use fetchmail to get mail from my ISP's POP server.
> For lack of resources, I cannot put a pop server on my box.
> What is the best way to protect my users passwords from being sniffed?
> Can a user use an encrypted tunnel to send the userid and password to
> the pop server?
> Any pointers and experiences appreciated.
No experience but the fetchmail man page does have a
section on encryption. Don't know how useful.
And since we're speaking of fetchmail... :)
How do I get it to run automatically when I'm on line?
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