[swift-evolution] executing a string

Félix Cloutier felixcca at yahoo.ca
Fri Jul 15 00:18:05 CDT 2016

I've never heard of an app being exploited through selector abuse. Do you have any example of that?


> Le 14 juil. 2016 à 08:48:53, Ford Prefect via swift-evolution <swift-evolution at swift.org> a écrit :
> One of the major security flaws of Obj C is
> the ability to convert a string into a selector, which
> permits using private methods by constructing selectors
> at runtime long after the app store review has been completed.
> Does Swift do away with that? I understand it doesn't
> use selectors per se but is there an analogous mechanism?
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