VICIbox Server is the official installation CD for the VICIDIAL Call Center Suite. It is based off of OpenSuSE server, and will properly install the VICIDIAL Call Center Suite with relative ease.
How to convert SCCP to SIP Cisco Phone 7975G
If you have a phone Cisco Phone 7975G working with SCCP with Cisco Callmanager and now you want to configure this phone with Asterisk PBX with SIP Protocol.
Loop detected in monitoring script. Issue with Asterisk? Restarting! error are coming again and again on my fresh installed freepbx.
I was getting above message again and again . see on picture below
I was looking on the google I found the solution and I tried
the below command from the freepbx community
fwconsole ma downloadinstall http://mirror1.freepbx.org/modules/packages/firewall/firewall-22.214.171.124.tgz
Now firewall service will start and Loop detected in monitoring script error will be stopped.
How to reset issabel admin password
If you forgot the Issabel Admin password and you are not able to login .
You can reset the password using SSH access .
1- Login to Issabel using root
2- run the below command
it will ask for to change passwords .
How to secure Vicidial on Public IP.
Vicidial has given many security options to secure your server as below
• White List (ViciWhite)– Blocks all access except for IPs specifically defined in a ViciDial IP List
• Black List (ViciBlack)– Block any IP specifically defined in a ViciDial IP List (Defaults to SIP/IAX/RTC)
• Dynamic List (ViciBox Dynamic Portal)– Allows agents to manually authenticate with a portal to gain access to ViciDial
• VoIPBL – Community generated list of known SIP attackers, works the same as a Black List
• GeoBlock – Block IPs based on their assigned geographical location, similar to the Black List
ViciWhite is the best method to secure your Vicidial server.
Step -1 Enable IP Lists under admin > System Setting
How to create scripts in Vicidial for Inbound or Outbound Campaign
Script will show the content which we will configure in the script screen on agent screen . when calling to outbound campaign number or call is coming to inbound campaign .
for example I have created a script for outbound campaign to just just the agent name who is calling and to whom he is calling. its depends upon how much data you have related to the you are calling or receiving call.
Your script will show under script tab as in below image .
How to change default Vicidial login 6666 to admin other name
After fresh setup of vicidial its gives you default login and password as 6666 and 1234 .
you can change default login 6666 to admin or as you want .
1- Login to your server
2- login to mysql
mysql -u root -ppassw0rd use asterisk; update vicidial_users set user='admin' where user='6666';
It will change all records related to this user .
its is good to change due to security issue.
How to configure firewall IPTABLES on Vicidial on cloud .
If you are hosting your Vicidial on the cloud then there are big issue with illegal’s SIP registration attacks and illegal’s calls issue.
So its better to block every thing allow your IPs and RTP packets . this need to be done very carefully otherwise you will lock your self.
Here I am giving an example step by step . and I hope someone can come up some good addition to secure more .
Access your server by ssh
iptables -F iptables -N SIP iptables -A INPUT -i lo -j ACCEPT iptables -A INPUT -m state --state ESTABLISHED,RELATED -j ACCEPT iptables -A INPUT -s X.X.X.X -p tcp --dport 22 -j ACCEPT iptables -A INPUT -s 126.96.36.199/32 -p tcp --dport 22 -j ACCEPT iptables -A INPUT -p udp --dport 5060 -j SIP iptables -A INPUT -p udp --dport 5060 -j DROP iptables -A INPUT -p udp --dport 5061 -j SIP iptables -A INPUT -p udp --dport 5061 -j DROP iptables -A INPUT -p udp --dport 10000:20000 -j ACCEPT iptables -I INPUT 1 -i ens192 -p tcp --dport 80 -m state --state NEW,ESTABLISHED -j ACCEPT iptables -I INPUT 2 -i ens192 -p tcp --dport 443 -m state --state NEW,ESTABLISHED -j ACCEPT iptables -A SIP -s X.X.X.X/32 -j ACCEPT iptables -P INPUT DROP iptables -P FORWARD DROP iptables -P OUTPUT ACCEPT /sbin/service iptables save
How to Configure GOIP GSM Gateway on Vicidial Hosting on Cloud
If you are planning to use GOIP GSM gateway for outbound and inbound campaign and your Vicidial is hosted on the cloud.
you have to take following steps to use GOIP GSM gateway on the cloud.
1- Go to Admin > Carriers > Add A New Carrier