basic_pop3_auth - Man Page

POP3 authenticator for Squid


 basic_pop3_auth server


basic_pop3_auth authenticates user credentials against a POP3 server.


The only option this helper takes is the name of the POP3 server to validate against.


This program was written by Henrik Nordstrom <>

This manual was written by Amos Jeffries <>


Questions on the usage of this program can be sent to the Squid Users mailing list <>

Reporting Bugs

Bug reports need to be made in English. See for details of what you need to include with your bug report.

Report bugs or bug fixes using

Report serious security bugs to Squid Bugs <>

Report ideas for new improvements to the Squid Developers mailing list <>

See Also

squid (8), GPL (7),

The Squid FAQ wiki

The Squid Configuration Manual


2023-11-07 perl v5.38.0 User Contributed Perl Documentation