What is xoauth2?



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Vivaan Banerjee

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XOAUTH2 is standard OAuth 2. This document defines the SASL XOAUTH2 mechanism for use with the IMAP AUTHENTICATE , POP AUTH , and SMTP AUTH commands. Instead of enabling connections for less secure apps the OAuth component can be used to obtain an authorization string for use with XOAuth2 in. XOAuth2 token generation for accessing GMail SMTP and IMAP. OAuth is an open protocol to allow secure API authorization in a simple and standard method from desktop and web applications.