asterisk

Description:Asterisk: A Modular Open Source PBX System
License: GPL-2
Homepage:http://www.asterisk.org/
Location:Portage
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  • M - hardmask
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USE flags

  • alsa - Add support for media-libs/alsa-lib (Advanced Linux Sound Architecture)
  • bluetooth - Enable Bluetooth Support
  • calendar - Add support for calendars (not using mcal!)
  • caps - Use Linux capabilities library to control privilege
  • cluster - Enable high-availability support through the Corosync Cluster Engine
  • curl - Add support for client-side URL transfer library
  • dahdi - Support Digium compatible hardware (formerly known as Zaptel).
  • debug - Enable extra debug codepaths, like asserts and extra output. If you want to get meaningful backtraces see https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Project:Quality_Assurance/Backtraces
  • doc - Add extra documentation (API, Javadoc, etc). It is recommended to enable per package instead of globally
  • elibc_uclibc - ELIBC setting for systems that use the uClibc C library
  • freetds - Add support for the TDS protocol to connect to MSSQL/Sybase databases
  • gtalk - Enable support for Google Talk services
  • gtk - Add support for x11-libs/gtk+ (The GIMP Toolkit)
  • hardened - Activate default security enhancements for toolchain (gcc, glibc, binutils)
  • http - Enable embedded web server
  • iconv - Enable support for the iconv character set conversion library
  • ilbc - Enable the Internet Low Bitrate Codec (iLBC)
  • imap - Add support for IMAP (Internet Mail Application Protocol)
  • jabber - Enable jabber IM protocol support
  • jingle - Enable voice calls for jabber
  • kernel_linux - KERNEL setting for system using the Linux kernel
  • ldap - Add LDAP support (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol)
  • libedit - Use the libedit library (replacement for readline)
  • libressl - Use dev-libs/libressl instead of dev-libs/openssl when applicable (see also the ssl useflag)
  • lua - Enable Lua scripting support
  • mmx - Use the MMX instruction set
  • mysql - Add mySQL Database support
  • newt - Include additional tools that require redhats windowing toolkit
  • odbc - Add ODBC Support (Open DataBase Connectivity)
  • osplookup - Support secure peering using the Open Settlement Protocol
  • oss - Add support for OSS (Open Sound System)
  • pjproject - Enable support for pjproject (pjsip)
  • portaudio - Add support for the crossplatform portaudio audio API
  • postgres - Add support for the postgresql database
  • radius - Add support for RADIUS authentication
  • samples - Install sample sound and configuration files (default: on)
  • selinux - !!internal use only!! Security Enhanced Linux support, this must be set by the selinux profile or breakage will occur
  • snmp - Add support for the Simple Network Management Protocol if available
  • span - Enable support for the spandsp codec
  • speex - Add support for the speex audio codec (used for speech)
  • sqlite - Add support for sqlite - embedded sql database
  • sqlite3 - Add support for sqlite3 - embedded sql database
  • srtp - Enable support for encrypted voice transmission (secure RTP)
  • 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
  • syslog - Enable support for syslog
  • usb - Add USB support to applications that have optional USB support (e.g. cups)
  • vanilla - Do not add extra patches which change default behaviour; DO NOT USE THIS ON A GLOBAL SCALE as the severity of the meaning changes drastically
  • voicemail_storage_file - Uses plain files to store configuration & messages.
  • voicemail_storage_imap - Uses an IMAP server to store configuration & messages.
  • voicemail_storage_odbc - Uses ODBC to talk to a SQL database backend.
  • vorbis - Add support for the OggVorbis audio codec
  • xmpp - Enable support for Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP) formerly known as Jabber

Security Advisory

Date Severity Title
9 months normal Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
almost 2 years normal Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 4 years normal Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 4 years normal Asterisk: Multiple Vulnerabilities
about 5 years normal Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 5 years normal Asterisk: Denial of Service
over 5 years high Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
almost 7 years normal Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
about 7 years normal Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 7 years high Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 7 years normal Asterisk: Denial of Service
almost 8 years high Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
about 9 years normal Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 10 years normal Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 11 years normal Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 11 years high Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 12 years normal Asterisk: Two SIP Denial of Service vulnerabilities
over 12 years normal Asterisk: SIP Denial of Service
almost 13 years high Asterisk: Multiple vulnerabilities
about 13 years high Asterisk: IAX2 video frame buffer overflow

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