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Opened 10 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#6598 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

2.5 escapes widget names

Reported by: omry Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 2.5
Component: Widgets Keywords: reporter-feedback
Focuses: Cc:


My FireStast widgets used to have an image tag with a small FireStats icon to make them easily identified.
now that 2.5 started to escape the widget names, this no longer works.

Since the code that adds widgets to WP is already privileged code that can do whatever it wants, I don't think that escaping the names is adding any kind of protection.

Change History (3)

#1 @janeforshort
10 years ago

  • Milestone changed from 2.7 to 2.9

#2 @ryan
9 years ago

  • Component changed from General to Widgets
  • Owner anonymous deleted

#3 @Denis-de-Bernardy
9 years ago

  • Keywords reporter-feedback added
  • Milestone 2.9 deleted
  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

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