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I can't use punctuation in the story title
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yami
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January 6, 2019 - 12:03 am
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Hi guys!

Here's my issue: when I want to submit a post , whenever I use punctuation such as period, comma, and parentheses, on the story title it disappear so i can't use any punctuation on my title!

How can I fix this?

Thanks!

Yami

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January 6, 2019 - 11:28 am
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1- Open /templates/bootstrap/submit_step_2_center.tpl
2- Look for $('#title').keyup(function() {
3- Modify the below code by removing the characters you want to allow in the title. Characters are between /[ and ]/. Make sure not to allow characters that will cause an XSS attack:
re = /[`~!@#$%^&*()|+=?;:'",.\{\}\[\]\\\/]/gi;

4- Look for $('#title').bind("paste", function() {
5- Modify the same way as above the below code:
var dataFull = data.replace(/[`~!@#$%^&*()|+=?;:'",.\{\}\[\]\\\/]/gi, '');

Save the file!

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I would like to allow most characters in story titles, such as brackets [ ] ( ) parentheses, dashes etc. Which characters should definitely not be allowed to prevent XSS attacks?

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Hiro said
I would like to allow most characters in story titles, such as brackets [ ] ( ) parentheses, dashes etc. Which characters should definitely not be allowed to prevent XSS attacks?  

Google XSS prevention. There are a lot of sites discussing this issue. Anyway, the code above was a quick fix because there was a vulnerability. In the new version I am taking other measures to prevent XSS.

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