Huge security hole in .NET: Java creator

“If you look at the security model in Java and the reliability model, and a lot of things in the exception handling, they depend really critically on the fact that there is some integrity to the properties of objects. So if somebody gives you an object and says ‘This is an image’, then it is an image. It’s not like a pointer to a stream, where it just casts an image,” said Gosling.

Unsafe code is a disease to be erradicated.

http://www.zdnet.com.au/news/security/soa/Huge-security-hole-in-NET-Java-creator/0,130061744,139179932,00.htm

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