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Re: POP and SSH



On Tue, Jul 17, 2001 at 09:34:55PM -0230, Martin Marconcini wrote:
> Hi:
> Does pop3 encrypts the user/pass? (I am using qmail-pop3d).
> Because off that could be a serious problem.
> Is there any pop over ssh or something like that? 

If qmail-pop3d supports the APOP command, then it will send the
password encrypted but the username is clear. APOP is an optional
command and is not supported by all servers.

-Andrew