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Spam blacklist bypassed with unicode (not actually general, but the SBL isnt on the list)
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Author: rory096

The spam blacklist can be bypassed with unicode, such as at [[w:Wikitruth]], in
the External links section. While it doesn't actually make a clickable link, it
does show the URL.

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Severity: normal



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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Medium.Nov 21 2014, 9:12 PM
bzimport set Reference to bz5766.
bzimport added a subscriber: Unknown Object (MLST).

T3h 5p4m 614CkL157 c4nn07 pr3v3N7 3v3ry7h1n6!!!!!11111

Non-clickable links are beyond the scope of the spam
blacklist. There is *absolutely no way* to prevent a verbal
description of a link that is ideologically distasteful, and
we do not attempt to do it.

The spam blacklist exists simply to reduce automated idiot
spamming edits.