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POP3 over TLS

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Alexey Melnikov , Chris Newman , Mykyta Yevstifeyev
Last updated 2012-03-26 (Latest revision 2011-08-30)
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
Chris Newman
Mykyta Yevstifeyev

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