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Re: Bug#118294: mutt_1.3.23-2(unstable/ia64): build-depends on a non-US package



On Mon, Nov 05, 2001 at 01:50:42PM +0100, Andreas Metzler wrote:
> IMAP- and POP-SSL's strength is not e-mail privacy but to stop sending
> unencrypted passwords over the network, alternatives for /that/ are
> eg. APOP and CRAM-MD5, but afaik server-side support for that is not
> that common.
>               cu andreas

Also, at least for cram-md5, the server side needs to store the secret (password)
in cleartext (well, at least, needs to be able to restore it to cleartext).

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