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InMotionFans
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2014-11-01 12:43 am EST

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Is it possible to disable plain text authentication for SMTP? I have my client setup to use SSL, but others could use plain text authentication without me knowing.
Same question for POP3 and FTP.
It looks like IMAP-SSL (port 993) allows Anonymous Authentication Vulnerability. Can this be fixed?
Same thing for POP3-SSL (port 995).
My website is tipmyauthor.com

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TJEdens
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2014-11-02 4:08 pm EST
Hello,

In order to disable Plain Text Authentication you would need to be on a VPS or Dedicated server. You can disable FTP plain text authentication and your IMAP/POP3s plain text authentication within WHM as the root user.

Kindest Regards,
TJ Edens

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