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Re: Re: Blatant security problem in certain CPAN module installs

by Juerd (Abbot)
on May 04, 2004 at 19:08 UTC ( #350494=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Blatant security problem in certain CPAN module installs
in thread Blatant security problem in certain CPAN module installs

downloading code, any code, from CPAN is potentially dangerous

I think that if you remove some parts, it's still true: downloading code, any code, from CPAN is potentially dangerous.

You can't trust code unless you assess it yourself or trust that other people you trust have done so.

Juerd # { site => 'juerd.nl', plp_site => 'plp.juerd.nl', do_not_use => 'spamtrap' }


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