Code obfuscation / decompilers?
root at rainerdeyke.com
Sat Oct 7 18:19:13 CEST 2000
"Stephen Hansen" <stephen at cerebralmaelstrom.com> wrote in message
news:20001006.233401.22802 at Jeremy.cerebralmaelstrom.com...
> Do you know what I think? You are choosing the wrong tool for the job.
> Python is an interpreted language, and as such, is available to the
> end-user. Sure, you can freeze, compile into byte-code, and what not,
> but those are not really sufficient for your needs.
I disagree: hackers have an easier time with native machine code because
that's what they are used to. The "correct" answer here is to write the
sensitive code in a completely new byte-code interpreted language for which
there no decompilers. You can write the interpreter in Python.
Rainer Deyke (root at rainerdeyke.com)
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