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Using TLS with IMAP, POP3 and ACAP
- Chris Newman
- Computer ScienceRFC
- 1 June 1999
This specification defines the PLAIN SASL mechanism for use with protocols which lack a simple password authentication command such as ACAP and SMTP, recognizing that such sites will desiresimple password authentication in combination with TLS encryption.
Salted Challenge Response Authentication Mechanism (SCRAM) SASL and GSS-API Mechanisms
This specification describes a family of Simple Authentication and Security Layer (SASL; RFC 4422) authentication mechanisms called the Salted Challenge Response Authentication Mechanism (SCRAM), which addresses the security concerns and meets the deployability requirements.
Date and Time on the Internet: Timestamps
This document defines a date and time format for use in Internet protocols that is a profile of the ISO 8601 standard for representation of dates and times using the Gregorian calendar.
Using Digest Authentication as a SASL Mechanism
This specification defines how HTTP Digest Authentication [Digest] can be used as a SASL [RFC 2222] mechanism for any protocol that has a SASL profile. It is intended both as an improvement over…
ACAP - Application Configuration Access Protocol
The Application Configuration Access Protocol is designed to support remote storage and access of program option, configuration and preference information, and to promote the use of both standardized data and custom or proprietary data.
POP3 Extension Mechanism
This memo updates RFC 1939 to define a mechanism to announce support for optional commands, extensions, and unconditional server behavior. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
Post Office Protocol Version 3 (POP3) Support for UTF-8
This specification extends the Post Office Protocol version 3 (POP3) to support international strings encoded in UTF-8 in usernames, passwords, mail addresses, message headers, and protocol-level…
SQLite (Developer's Library)
- Chris Newman
- Computer Science
- 1 November 2004
In SQLite, author Chris Newman provides a thorough, practical guide to using, administering and programming this up-and-coming database.
Cleartext Considered Obsolete: Use of Transport Layer Security (TLS) for Email Submission and Access
This specification outlines current recommendations for the use of Transport Layer Security (TLS) to provide confidentiality of email traffic between a Mail User Agent (MUA) and a Mail Submission…