[Python-Dev] Critical bash vulnerability CVE-2014-6271 may affect Python on *n*x and OSX

Hasan Diwan hasan.diwan at gmail.com
Fri Sep 26 10:10:53 CEST 2014


On 26 September 2014 00:28, Matěj Cepl <mcepl at cepl.eu> wrote:

> Where does your faith that other /bin/sh implementations (dash,
> busybox, etc.) are less buggy comes from?

The fact that they are simpler, in terms of lines of code. It's no
guarantee, but the less a given piece of code does, the less bugs it will
have. -- H
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