[wp-hackers] Another bug as a result of markup in titles

Computer Guru computerguru at neosmart.net
Sun Mar 18 12:08:52 GMT 2007

Markup in titles and hyperlinks in titles aren't mutually inclusive.
Once in a while I use acronym or italic in my titles... But using hyperlinks is something totally different.....

Computer Guru
NeoSmart Technologies

> -----Original Message-----
> From: wp-hackers-bounces at lists.automattic.com [mailto:wp-hackers-
> bounces at lists.automattic.com] On Behalf Of Sabin Iacob
> Sent: Sunday, March 18, 2007 2:03 PM
> To: wp-hackers at lists.automattic.com
> Subject: Re: [wp-hackers] Another bug as a result of markup in titles
> Elliotte Harold wrote:
> > That is, the link comes from the supplied title rather than the
> > internal edit link for that post.
> >
> > I've only verified this in 2.0.7. If someone can verify it in
> > 2.1.3/2.0.9 it would be worth filing a Trac.
> >
> > I suspect the fix involves removing links, and probably all other
> > markup from the title before sticking it in the posts sidebar on the
> > admin page.
> >
> > Still to be determined: are there other pages in the admin section
> > that  need this treatment? Can one inject JavaScript into the admin
> > pages in this fashion?
> >
> checked in svn trunk; you get something like this:
> <a href='post.php?action=edit&amp;post=6'><a
> href="http://www.cafeaulait.org/">Is This a Security Issue?</a></a>
> I think I saw some proposals to allow markup in titles in trac, and
> people were generally against it, I didn't manage to find where the
> shift in attitude occurred :)
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