[e-lang] Joe-E Doc

Karp, Alan H alan.karp at hp.com
Wed Mar 12 13:01:56 EDT 2008

David Wagner wrote:
> Our approach is dangerous: if we overlook a single case where the Java
> compiler implicitly introduces method calls or field
> accesses, Joe-E code
> may be able to bypass the taming checks.  We're essentially
> blacklisting,
> and that's always risky.
The last time I looked, the .class file lists the imported methods as text strings.  That means you can use grep to check for untamed methods to see how well you've done.  I don't know about field accesses.

Alan Karp
Principal Scientist
Virus Safe Computing Initiative
Hewlett-Packard Laboratories
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