[I18n-sig] Re: Unicode 3.1 and contradictions.

Guido van Rossum guido@digicool.com
Thu, 28 Jun 2001 07:25:30 -0400

> The UTF-8 representations of U+D800..U+DFFF, U+FFFE, and U+FFFF are not
> allowed in a UTF-8 stream and a secure UTF-8 decoder must never output
> any of these characters.

Can you explain a bit more about the security issues?

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)