lxc

Description:LinuX Containers userspace utilities
License: LGPL-3
Homepage:https://linuxcontainers.org/ https://github.com/lxc/lxc
Location:Portage
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  • M - hardmask
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USE flags

  • apparmor - Enable AppArmor support
  • caps - Use Linux capabilities library to control privilege
  • doc - Add extra documentation (API, Javadoc, etc). It is recommended to enable per package instead of globally
  • examples - Install examples, usually source code
  • kernel_linux - KERNEL setting for system using the Linux kernel
  • libressl - Use dev-libs/libressl instead of dev-libs/openssl when applicable (see also the ssl useflag)
  • lua - Enable Lua scripting support
  • pam - Add support for PAM (Pluggable Authentication Modules) - DANGEROUS to arbitrarily flip
  • python - Add optional support/bindings for the Python language
  • python_targets_python3_2 - Build with Python 3.2 (deprecated)
  • python_targets_python3_3 - Build with Python 3.3
  • 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
  • seccomp - Enable seccomp (secure computing mode) to perform system call filtering at runtime to increase security of programs
  • selinux - !!internal use only!! Security Enhanced Linux support, this must be set by the selinux profile or breakage will occur
  • ssl - Add support for SSL/TLS connections (Secure Socket Layer / Transport Layer Security)
  • templates - Install old style templates through app-emulation/lxc-templates
  • threadsafe - Build a threadsafe version of spidermonkey
  • tools - Build and install additional command line tools

Security Advisory

Date Severity Title
almost 2 years low LinuX Containers user space utilities: Arbitrary file read
over 2 years normal LXC: Remote security bypass

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