Is this normal that URL encoded chars %3C and %3E are blocked by SiteMinder WebAgent if CSSChecking is ON?

Document ID : KB000052422
Last Modified Date : 11/01/2019
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Description:

If we defined BadCSSChars as such:

BadCSSCharsĀ = <,>

Is this normal that URL encoded chars (%3C and %3E) are blocked by SiteMinder WebAgent?

Solution:

Yes, this is normal.

Encoded characters are also blocked, even if the encoded value is not specifically defined in the BadCSSChars list. So when you define > in BadCSSChars, the character > and the corresponding encoded character %3E will be blocked by Siteminder WebAgent.

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