POP3 over TLS

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Replaces draft-yevstifeyev-pops-uri-scheme
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This document specifies how the Post Office Protocol, Version 3 (POP3) may be secured with Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocol, by establishing TLS connection directly before POP3 transaction. It updates RFC 2595.


Alexey Melnikov (alexey.melnikov@isode.com)
Chris Newman (chris.newman@oracle.com)
Mykyta Yevstifeyev (evnikita2@gmail.com)

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