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From Siegfried Goeschl <>
Subject Re: FreeMarker generator security related configuration defaults
Date Mon, 19 Oct 2020 17:31:31 GMT
Hi Daniel,

yes, I disabled them since I assume that they will be the default settings

Thanks in advance

Siegfried Goeschl

> On 11.10.2020, at 20:42, Daniel Dekany <> wrote:
> I noticed that ?api and ?new are by default disabled in
> freemarker-generator. However, freemarker-generator is inherently unsafe,
> as it has tools.freemarker.objectConstructor, and tools.freemarker.statics.
> For a command-line tool that's probably fine, but then above two
> configuration settings should be left on their convenient defaults as well.
> In general, allowing someone to specify arbitrary command line arguments
> to freemarker-generator CLI means that they can do pretty much anything (as
> they can provide an arbitrary template with the -i option, then access the
> tools). Again, I think such risk is expected from a command line tool, but
> it's better if we are conscious about this.
> -- 
> Best regards,
> Daniel Dekany

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