Tutorial: How to Code and Understand DeepMind’s Synthetic Gradients (in Python)

TLDR: In this blogpost, we’re going to prototype (from scratch) and learn the intuitions behind DeepMind’s recently proposed Decoupled Neural Interfaces Using Synthetic Gradients paper. Read more


Security vulnerability in str.format in Python

This should have been obvious to me for a longer time, but until earlier today I did not really realize the severity of the issues caused by str.format on untrusted user input. It came up as a way to bypass the Jinja2 Sandbox in a way that would permit r...

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