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Re: Virtual hosting solutions

On Wed, Feb 19, 2003 at 05:17:26PM +0100, Adrian 'Dagurashibanipal' von Bidder wrote:
> On Wed, 2003-02-19 at 16:23, Alexander Reelsen wrote:
> > is smtp auth at the ldap server.
> > 
> > Can anyone tell whether this is actually possible with cram-md5 and not
> > only plain/login?
> If you want authenticated smtp traffic, you probably should use
> encrypted smtp traffic too. And then, I don't really see that cram-md5
> has a big advantage over plain login.
Why this? I want to be able to relay without doing pop-before-smtp and
without open relay and without the password allowing me to mail over that
server going cleartext over the wire.

As the mail would get unencrypted on its next hop anyway, TLS is pretty
useless in this case, or?

Regards, Alexander

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