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eMail Accounts Password Encryption

Discussion in 'Plesk 10.x for Linux Issues, Fixes, How-To' started by UweP, Jul 16, 2011.

  1. UweP

    UweP Regular Pleskian

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    Hi all.

    Does anybody know how the passwords for email accounts are encrypted, and if the password is stored plaintext somewhere? I just want to know for some friend who wants an email address only if the password is good encrypted and if the password is not stored plaintext anywhere.
     
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    IgorG Forums Analyst Staff Member

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    You can find all mailbox passwords with following SQL query:
    If it is crypted use following command for decryption:

     
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    Hostasaurus.Com Regular Pleskian

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    You can also just run /usr/local/psa/admin/bin/mail_auth_view as root.
     
  4. UweP

    UweP Regular Pleskian

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    how do I encrypt the passwords? is this possible?
     
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