Permissions are a new way of managing the way that administrators and developers can set up domain-wide and per-user policies. This feature has been introduced in v4.3 as an improvement to the existing capabilities approach, which has some drawbacks. The most important benefit of permissions versus capabilities is the fact that permissions are available via the REST API in a more flexible way that capabilities, which are tied to the database.
The currently available permissions are:
Added in version v4.3. Used to allow administrators and developers to grant voice and video recording permissions to users and domains. Its configuration and scope is explained in the Recording chapter
Added in version v4.3. Administrators can setup wheter an user or domain is able to reach an external voicemail server and see the message waiting indicators. Its configuration and scope is explained in the External Voicemail chapter