[IPython-dev] Security

MinRK benjaminrk@gmail....
Wed Sep 18 23:12:33 CDT 2013


On Wed, Sep 18, 2013 at 9:06 PM, Suminda Dharmasena <sirinath@sakrio.com>wrote:

> Hi,
>
> What is the level of security and sand boxing built in notebook so that
> the Python scripts write cannot evoke any dangerous applications. E.g. use
> kernel or system functions, write or read to disk, make network
> connections, etc.
>

There is none at all - a logged in notebook has full access to do anything
they want as you on the system.


>
> If notebook is to be used on a web facing front end project accessible to
> everyone this will need some thinking about.
>

That's correct.


>
> Suminda
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