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Sandbox all the pipelines!

Presented by Mr. Guillaume EMONT on 27 Jul 2012 from 15:48 to 15:53
Type: Lightning Talk
Session: Lightning Talks
Track: Lightning talk

Description

Playing a digital media is something complex, that requires non-trivial code. Such code is likely to have unknown security issues. It is therefore unwise to trust such code to handle untrusted data, such as a cat video[1] from the internet. One solution that could be applied to GStreamer is to run the non-trivial code inside a sandbox. I have experimented a bit[2] with the idea and would like to expose my preliminary results. [1] or a hippo video [2] http://guij.emont.org/blog/2012/05/08/video-decoding-in-a-sandbox/

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Location: Facultade de Informática
Room: Auditorium

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