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authorzzak <zzak@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2013-02-05 18:44:46 +0000
committerzzak <zzak@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2013-02-05 18:44:46 +0000
commit55f11348c3ba5129f9d4c6cd266e8fd9a02fd912 (patch)
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* doc/security.rdoc: Remove documentation for unsafe CSV.load which
was deleted in r39077 git-svn-id: svn+ssh:// b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
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@@ -54,26 +54,6 @@ deserialized:
Because of this, many of the security considerations applying to Marshal are
also applicable to YAML. Do not use YAML to deserialize untrusted data.
-== CSV
-Never use +CSV.load+ to parse untrusted CSV data. +CSV.load+ shares many of the
-same issues as YAML and Marshal in that it will deserialize to arbitrary
- class,ERB
- @src
- puts `uname`
-However, CSV's +load+ method is significantly more dangerous than Marshal and
-YAML as it will call arbitrary methods with attacker controlled arguments in
-some cases:
- class,Object
- eval
- puts `uname`
-If you need to parse user supplied CSV data, use +CSV.parse+ instead.
== Symbols
Symbols are often seen as syntax sugar for simple strings, but they play a much