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September 30, 2008 / technocrawl

Zimbra reveals Yahoo passwords in clear text

Zimbra – an E-Mail client reveals passwords that is used to access yahoo mail in a clear text. Yahoo IMAP servers used by the Yahoo desktop don’t support SSL and the password was being transmitted in plain text. Hence its recommended not to use Zimbra until they patch this up.


They have been already notified regarding this issue, and the fix is on its way.


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