[asterisk-dev] Introduction to ASA - the Asterisk Security Architecture

Johansson Olle E oej at edvina.net
Mon Oct 13 09:53:56 CDT 2008

13 okt 2008 kl. 16.27 skrev Tzafrir Cohen:

> On Mon, Oct 13, 2008 at 02:12:39PM +0200, Johansson Olle E wrote:
>> Friends,
>> I've collected some notes and ideas and produced yet another PDF for
>> you to look at, read and then discuss.
>> http://edvina.net/asterisk/asa-intro.pdf
> So a channel has to have a single user and domain. And perhaps  
> multiple
> groups.

> The domain name is an arbitrary string. But meaningful for some  
> channel
> drivers. VoIP channels may try to resolve it. Can you give an  
> example of
> a place where knowing the domain helps?
You want different contexts, codecs, service sets (transfer,  
for each domain.

> What do we gain from the privileges model of multiple groups? Do you
> actually mean that every group membership should translate to some
> specific permission?

Good question.

In Astum, it was just a way to inherit properties, much like templates.
This needs some thinking...

Keep the comments coming!

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