Dozens of STARTTLS Related Flaws Found Affecting Popular Email Clients

Security researchers have disclosed as many as 40 different vulnerabilities associated with an opportunistic encryption mechanism in mail clients and servers that could open the door to targeted man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacks, permitting an intruder to forge mailbox content and steal credentials.
The now-patched flaws, identified in various STARTTLS implementations, were detailed by a group of

Source:: The Hackers News