Secure POP Mail Protocol

Detection Information

The following page provides information on the Secure POP Mail Protocol.

Protocol Description

The Secure Post Office Protocol (POP3S) is an encrypted protocol used by e-mail clients to retrieve mail from a remote server. The secure IMAP mail protocol is much more prevalent these days, but the POP3S protocol is still in use.

Full Name

Secure Post Office Protocol

Abbreviation

POPS

Port Statistics

IP Protocol Flow Percent
TCP 995 100%

Port Reference - RFC

  • TCP 995 - POP3 Over TLS Protocol

Category

Mail

External Resources


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Related Protocols

A list of related protocols is below. List of all protocols.
Category Name Tag

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Secure SMTP Mail smtps Details

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POP Mail pop-mail Details

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IMAP Mail imap-mail Details

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Lotus Notes lotus-notes Details

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Secure IMAP Mail imaps Details

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