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test pyyaml_4.2 #4285

merged 4 commits into from Jan 17, 2019

test pyyaml_4.2 #4285

merged 4 commits into from Jan 17, 2019


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@memsharded memsharded commented Jan 12, 2019

Changelog: Fix: Using yaml.safe_load instead of load
Docs: Omit

Close #4243

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I've been reading about the security issue with pyyml, it is about the usage of the yaml.load function from untrusted sources. My thoughts:

  • In our codebase, we are parsing files that the user has in his own HDD, so no untrusted parsing.
  • Even though we should be able to replace the three calls with yaml.safe_load()
  • The pyyml project looks surprisingly bad maintained.
  • My opinion, better than trust the beta we should keep the old pyyml version. and dismiss the GH alert. There is a check where you can specify:


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@danimtb danimtb commented Jan 17, 2019

I guess this would need to merge the current changes in develop branch

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@lasote lasote commented Jan 17, 2019

It looks like yes. @memsharded

@lasote lasote merged commit af32291 into conan-io:develop Jan 17, 2019
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