Restricting IMAP (143) port just for Squirrelmail?

tsg tsg at
Wed Jun 11 14:07:07 EDT 2003

11 Июнь 2003 19:16, Mark London написал:
> I would like to restrict Cyrus to only allow users to use IMAPS, not plain
> IMAP.  However, I was told that would break Squirrelmail, unless I opened
> access to IMAP (port 143) for the node that Squirrelmail was running on.
> But I'm running XINETD on Redhat, and I've read Cyrus doesn't use that.
> I would need another TCP wrapper program (and not sure if even if I
> installed it, whether it's compatible with Xinetd).  Is that true, or is
> there an easier way to do it?  Another thought I had was to simply have
> IMAP running on a non-standard port number, and have configure Squirrelmail
> use that port (is that possible?).  Thanks.  -  Mark
I think it'll be easier to use Horde. It can be connected to IMAPS without 
problem and You can chose wether are you goung to verify certs.
I couldn't find how to manage Squirellmail to use IMAPS port.
Best regards.

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