SSL wrapped sieve support (ala "imaps") for timsieved [LONG]

Edward Rudd eddie at
Wed Jun 18 02:50:32 EDT 2003

the PHP Pear Net_Sieve does not support CRAM-MD5/DIGEST-MD5 currently..
only plain and login.. I'm working on a patch to get it to support them
by using the Auth_SASL PEAR class. I should have it done late wednesday 
and posting it to the author of the pear class.

On Tue, 2003-06-17 at 20:52, Scott Russell wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 17, 2003 at 12:24:49PM -0700, Ben Poliakoff wrote:
> > Thanks for the reminder about the -C flag for timsieved.  Using that I
> > can at least limit the "allowplaintext: yes" to timsieved.
> > 
> > So we can stumble along with this solution (and the stunnels) until we
> > are able to come up with a STARTTLS patch for the PHP/Pear Net_Sieve
> > class.
> Ohh, didn't know this existed. I'm still using sieve-php.lib from Dan
> Ellis with some CRAM-MD5/DIGEST-MD5 patches I wrote to avoid the whole
> plain text password issue. 
> Does Net_Sieve not support CRAM-MD5/DIGEST-MD5 auth mechs? If it did
> would that be good enough to solve your problem or are you looking for
> SSL to secure the data transfer beyond the authentication?
Edward Rudd <eddie at>
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