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Re: [suse-security] POP3 - Denial of Service Attack



Maybe use the Courier-Imap package?! The performance is much better.
...but how is this security related? :-)

On Montag 20 September 2004 15:56, Pablo Ronco wrote:
>  I suffered an attack to my POP3 Daemon, I'm using imap-2001a-38 as
> imap and pop3 daemon. It seems that an attacker sent lots of pop3 request
> causing the daemon to crash. I could not find any workaround except
> filtering pop3 request from outside.
>
>  Is this problem reported anywhere, what can I do?

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