Plain Text Authentication Exposed
Alexander Zammit has been developing server applications for over 15 years. Most of his works involve Exchange integrated applications, including a FAX server, a mail security product and anti-spam products.
- Published: Sep 06, 2007
- Votes: 5.0 out of 5 - 7 Votes
Exchange allows the use of plain text authentication for inbound and outbound SMTP email. Employing telnet we test for the availability of this authentication method, and expose its key weakness.