Clojure

Document *read-eval* in read, read-string

Details

  • Type: Defect Defect
  • Status: Closed Closed
  • Priority: Trivial Trivial
  • Resolution: Completed
  • Affects Version/s: Release 1.1, Release 1.2, Release 1.3, Release 1.4
  • Fix Version/s: None
  • Component/s: None
  • Labels:
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  • Patch:
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  • Approval:
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Description

Even though the #=() reader syntax is "unofficial", *read-eval* should be documented in the appropriate API functions – this is a serious security problem for anyone accepting serialized Clojure data structures. E.g., a system service reading a config file, a server accepting an API request.

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Tim McCormack made changes -
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Description Even though the #=() reader syntax is "unofficial", *read-eval* should be documented in the appropriate API functions -- this is a serious security problem for anyone accepting serialized Clojure data structures. E.g., a system service reading a config file, a server accepting an API request. Even though the #=() reader syntax is "unofficial", \*read-eval\* should be documented in the appropriate API functions -- this is a serious security problem for anyone accepting serialized Clojure data structures. E.g., a system service reading a config file, a server accepting an API request.
Tim McCormack made changes -
Affects Version/s Release 1.4 [ 10040 ]
Affects Version/s Release 1.1 [ 10036 ]
Affects Version/s Release 1.2 [ 10037 ]
Tim McCormack made changes -
Attachment 0001-CLJ-904-Note-about-read-eval-on-docstrings-for-reade.patch [ 11673 ]
Andy Fingerhut made changes -
Patch Code [ 10001 ]
Tim McCormack made changes -
Attachment 0001-CLJ-904-Note-about-read-eval-on-docstrings-for-reade.patch [ 11673 ]
Tim McCormack made changes -
Christopher Redinger made changes -
Approval Screened [ 10004 ]
Priority Major [ 3 ] Trivial [ 5 ]
Rich Hickey made changes -
Resolution Completed [ 1 ]
Approval Screened [ 10004 ] Vetted [ 10003 ]
Status Open [ 1 ] Resolved [ 5 ]
Stuart Halloway made changes -
Status Resolved [ 5 ] Closed [ 6 ]

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