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Response to Make7 (Original post)

Sat Oct 28, 2017, 09:37 PM

68. Elad has said that special html tags are unlikely to return

https://www.democraticunderground.com/10138634

OP. Post formatting has been restored

21. What about things like font size and backgrounds?

26. That is unlikely to return.
The reason is that it requires user input to be translated into HTML, which is the vector that is insecure.


Thanks to Denzil_DC for the archive.org link to how it used to look, but unfortunately that's ancient history, I'm afraid
http://web.archive.org/web/20120419091647/http://www.democraticunderground.com/124025017

About the May 2017 hack attack that required all formatting to be turned off until July 2017, and is still causing special formatting to remain off, see

Democratic Underground was vandalized by a script attack on Wednesday afternoon 5/17
https://www.democraticunderground.com/10138421

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