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Bug #13837 imap_open fails
Submitted: 2001-10-26 08:14 UTC Modified: 2002-06-24 23:16 UTC
Votes:3
Avg. Score:3.7 ± 1.9
Reproduced:3 of 3 (100.0%)
Same Version:1 (33.3%)
Same OS:3 (100.0%)
From: darkbrain at libero dot it Assigned:
Status: Not a bug Package: IMAP related
PHP Version: 4.0.6 OS: linux
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2001-10-26 08:14 UTC] darkbrain at libero dot it
It seems that php4.0.6 try to open the imap connection thought cram-md5 authentication only, so if your imap server don't support it you can't open your mailbox.



My workaround is to comment out 







auth_link(&auth_md5); 







from : php/ext/imap/php_imap.c







than recompile.



So php will auth via plain text password, but this my be a security hole.







bye,



  DarkBrain

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 [2002-06-24 23:16 UTC] kalowsky@php.net
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