Forwarding email ports

Michael Holstein michael.holstein at
Mon Feb 5 22:02:18 UTC 2007

> Port 465 doesn't have this problem though as the entire conversation is
> encrypted. Assuming the client doesn't accept a bad certificate and
> leave themselves open to a MITM attack.


Who among us actually pays Verisign ( for a SSL cert for their 
personal MTA?

Besides .. in an anonymous world, how can one really verify the cert 
anyway? .. it's not like you can call $recipient and verify the hash.


(oh .. and sorry about forgetting to mention the STARTTLS issue via 
tcp/25 or /587).

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