, Windows Live Mail, PowerMail, Apple Mail, and Mutt. RFC 1460 was obsoleted by RFC 1725, which was in flip obsoleted by RFC 1939. Messages available to the shopper are determined when a POP3 session opens the maildrop, and are identified by message-quantity native to that session or, optionally, by a singular identifier assigned to the message by the POP server. This distinctive identifier is permanent and unique to the maildrop and allows a consumer to access the identical message in different POP sessions. Mail is retrieved and marked for deletion by the message-quantity.
APOP is a problem/response protocol which uses the MD5 hash operate in an attempt to keep away from replay attacks and disclosure of the shared secret. Clients implementing APOP include Mozilla Thunderbird, Opera Mail, Eudora, KMail, Novell Evolution, RimArts’ Becky!
When the consumer exits the session, mail marked for deletion is faraway from the maildrop. A … Read More