About Face

BWO!AboutFace!HTML

  14 February 2005

Description

Using the Unicode right-to-left override expressed as HTML entities (‮ and ‬) to reverse text

Submitted by Miles Libbey.

Example

Your B‮na‬k C‮dra‬ Link‮ni‬g

In August 2014, Trustwave researcher Brian Bebeau spotted an example where left-to-right override whole senteces were reversed.

Entries

Are you feeling lucky, Sergey?

Spammers compendium entry - Are you feeling lucky, Sergey?

Pretty Darn Fancy

Spammers compendium entry - Pretty Darn Fancy

In the background

Spammers compendium entry - In the background

Doing The Twist

Spammers compendium entry - Doing The Twist

A Flash In The Pan

Spammers compendium entry - A Flash In The Pan