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The remote POP3 daemon allows credentials to be transmitted in
The remote host is running a POP3 daemon that allows cleartext logins
over unencrypted connections. An attacker can uncover user names and
passwords by sniffing traffic to the POP3 daemon if a less secure
authentication mechanism (eg, USER command, AUTH PLAIN, AUTH LOGIN) is
See also :
Contact your vendor for a fix or encrypt traffic with SSL /
TLS using stunnel.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
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