Accessing module internals from bytecode rewriting agent

Remi Forax forax at
Tue Apr 25 09:41:49 UTC 2017


> Meanwhile, Mandy Chung has kindly offered to look into the security
> considerations that are at play and come up with a less restrictive
> policy which enforces the security needs more accurately. At that point
> I will probably remove the fallback -- in part because I hope that by
> then both reflection and method handles will employ a common blacklist
> of inaccessible methods. I think it would make sense for them both to
> offer equivalent access and for that access to take security seriously.

I've seen this kind of fallback in different language runtimes, mine included,
having a "less blunt" checks would be great.

> regards,
> Andrew Dinn


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