Plain Text Authentication Exposed
A Software Development Consultant with over 20 years of experience. Many of his projects involved Exchange integrated applications, including a FAX server, a mail security product and anti-spam products.
- Published: Sep 06, 2007
- Votes: 4.8 out of 5 - 9 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.