dnsmasq

Description:Small forwarding DNS server
License: GPL-2, GPL-3
Homepage:http://www.thekelleys.org.uk/dnsmasq/doc.html
Location:Portage
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  • + - stable
  • ~ - unstable
  • M - hardmask
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USE flags

  • auth-dns - Add support for acting as an authorative DNS server.
  • conntrack - Add support for Linux conntrack connection marking.
  • dbus - Enable dbus support for anything that needs it (gpsd, gnomemeeting, etc)
  • dhcp - Enable support for acting as a DHCP server.
  • dhcp-tools - Install extra command line tools for manually managing DHCP leases.
  • dnssec - Enable support DNSSEC validation and caching.
  • id - Whether report *.bind CHAOS info to clients, otherwise forward such requests upstream instead
  • idn - Enable support for Internationalized Domain Names
  • inotify - Enable inotify filesystem monitoring support
  • ipv6 - Add support for IP version 6
  • libidn2 - Enable support for Internationalized Domain Names, via net-dns/libidn2 rather than net-dns/libidn
  • linguas_de - German locale
  • linguas_es - Spanish locale
  • linguas_fi - Finnish locale
  • linguas_fr - French locale
  • linguas_id - Indonesian locale
  • linguas_it - Italian locale
  • linguas_no - Norwegian locale
  • linguas_pl - Polish locale
  • linguas_pt_BR - Portuguese locale for Brasil
  • linguas_ro - Romanian locale
  • lua - Enable Lua scripting support
  • nls - Add Native Language Support (using gettext - GNU locale utilities)
  • script - Enable support for calling scripts when leases change.
  • selinux - !!internal use only!! Security Enhanced Linux support, this must be set by the selinux profile or breakage will occur
  • static - !!do not set this during bootstrap!! Causes binaries to be statically linked instead of dynamically
  • tftp - Enables built in TFTP server for netbooting.

Security Advisory

Date Severity Title
about 1 month normal Dnsmasq: Multiple vulnerabilities
about 2 years normal Dnsmasq: Denial of Service
over 3 years normal Dnsmasq: Denial of Service
about 8 years normal Dnsmasq: Multiple vulnerabilities
over 9 years normal dnsmasq: Denial of Service and DNS spoofing
over 12 years low Dnsmasq: Poisoning and Denial of Service vulnerabilities

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