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Id: 15061
Status: resolved
Priority: 0/
Queue: HTML-Template

Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: mark [...]

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Severity: Wishlist
Broken in: 2.7
Fixed in: (no value)

Subject: wish: add option to turn escape=html on default
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There should be an option to turn on "escape=html" by default, and then turn it off selectively with "escape=none" or another escaping option. This reduces vulnerability to XSS attacks and mirrors how "use strict / no strict" are recommended to be used. Mark
From: markstos [...]
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This idea was well received on the list, and patches and tests were submitted there to address the issue.
This is fixed in 2.8.
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I don't know why RT reopened this - it really is fixed in 2.8, and it's better in 2.9 now that escape=none will work.

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