Getmail is a mail retrieving agent – script implemented in Python, developed as a flexible replacement for fetchmail. The script allows fully automated retrieval, processing and delivering of the mail, thus allowing, among other uses, simple mailbox migration and maintaining mailboxes backups.

Getmail is also immune to buffer overflow vulnerabilities; its ease of use makes it a good tool to perform various forms of mailbox contents monitoring.


IPHost features:

IMAP Monitor
IMAP Monitor is a simple IPHost Monitor. IMAP, or Internet Mail Access Protocol, is one of two popular protocol used to access email. Unlike POP3, IMAP is much …

POP3 Monitor
IPHost Monitor can prevent most hazards of this kind by offering POP3 Monitors. Testing manually may result in credentials leak; the lack of testing may lead to belated alerts about mail service unavailable. Since mail availability is a crucial aspect in many business models …