Advise of programming one of my first programs

Prasad, Ramit ramit.prasad at
Thu Mar 29 19:18:25 CEST 2012

From: Anatoli Hristov [mailto:tolidtm at]
Sent: Wednesday, March 28, 2012 5:36 PM
To: Prasad, Ramit
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Subject: Re: RE: Advise of programming one of my first programs

>>> > Um, at least by my understanding, the use of Pickle is also dangerous if
>>>> you
>>> > are not completely sure what is being passed in:
>>> Oh goodness yes. pickle is exactly as unsafe as eval is. Try running this
>>> code:
>>> from pickle import loads
>>> loads("c__builtin__\neval\n(c__builtin__\nraw_input\n(S'py>'\ntRtR.")

>>It might be as dangerous, but which is more likely to cause problems in
>>real world scenarios?

>Guys this is really something  that is not that important at this time for me

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