On 01.09.2014 08:44, Nick Coghlan wrote:
Yes, it would have exactly the same security failure modes as sitecustomize, except it would only fire if the application imported the ssl module.
The "-S" and "-I" switches would need to disable the implied "sslcustomize", just as they disable "import site".
A malicious package can already play havoc with your installation with a custom ssl module. If somebody is able to sneak in a ssl.py then you are screwed anyway. sslcustomize is not going to make the situation worse.