|Syntactic Confectionery Delight|
anyone can run arbitrary code using your script ...
Apart from the fact that only I run the scripts in question, those same bad people you are parnoid about could also type perl -e"the same arbitrary code"
With a tiny bit of programming ...
Show me the code.
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