syslog-ng

Description:syslog replacement with advanced filtering features
License: GPL-2
Homepage:https://syslog-ng.com/open-source-log-management
Location:Portage
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  • + - stable
  • ~ - unstable
  • M - hardmask
alpha amd64 arm hppa ia64 m68k mips ppc ppc64 s390 sh sparc x86
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USE flags

  • amqp - Enable support for AMQP destinations
  • caps - Use Linux capabilities library to control privilege
  • dbi - Enable dev-db/libdbi (database-independent abstraction layer) support
  • geoip - Add geoip support for country and city lookup based on IPs
  • geoip2 - Add support for geo lookup based on IPs via dev-libs/libmaxminddb
  • hardened - Activate default security enhancements for toolchain (gcc, glibc, binutils)
  • http - Enable support for HTTP destinations
  • ipv6 - Add support for IP version 6
  • json - Enable support for JSON template formatting via dev-libs/json-c
  • kafka - Enable support for Kafka destinations
  • libressl - Use dev-libs/libressl instead of dev-libs/openssl when applicable (see also the ssl useflag)
  • mongodb - Enable support for mongodb destinations
  • pacct - Enable support for reading Process Accounting files (EXPERIMENTAL, Linux only)
  • pcre - Add support for Perl Compatible Regular Expressions
  • python - Add optional support/bindings for the Python language
  • python_single_target_python2_7 - Build for Python 2.7 only
  • python_single_target_python3_4 - Build for Python 3.4 only
  • python_single_target_python3_5 - Build for Python 3.5 only
  • python_single_target_python3_6 - Build for Python 3.6 only
  • python_single_target_python3_7 - Build for Python 3.7 only
  • python_single_target_python3_8 - Build for Python 3.8 only
  • python_targets_python2_7 - Build with Python 2.7
  • python_targets_python3_4 - Build with Python 3.4
  • python_targets_python3_5 - Build with Python 3.5
  • python_targets_python3_6 - Build with Python 3.6
  • python_targets_python3_7 - Build with Python 3.7
  • python_targets_python3_8 - Build with Python 3.8
  • redis - Enable support for Redis destinations
  • selinux - !!internal use only!! Security Enhanced Linux support, this must be set by the selinux profile or breakage will occur
  • smtp - Enable support for SMTP destinations
  • snmp - Add support for the Simple Network Management Protocol if available
  • spoof-source - Enable support for spoofed source addresses
  • ssl - Add support for SSL/TLS connections (Secure Socket Layer / Transport Layer Security)
  • static - !!do not set this during bootstrap!! Causes binaries to be statically linked instead of dynamically
  • systemd - Enable use of systemd-specific libraries and features like socket activation or session tracking
  • tcpd - Add support for TCP wrappers

Security Advisory

Date Severity Title
about 5 years high Multiple packages, Multiple vulnerabilities fixed in 2011
over 10 years low Syslog-ng: Chroot escape
almost 12 years normal Syslog-ng: Denial of Service

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