Linkedin Spam Filter Collateral Damage

By Xah Lee. Date:

If you try to post the following, when you click the Share button. Nothing happens.

𝔉𝔬𝔯 𝔞 𝔩𝔦𝔱𝔱𝔩𝔢 𝔣𝔲𝔫 𝔱𝔬𝔡𝔞𝔶, 𝔦 𝔴𝔯𝔬𝔱𝔢 “𝔯𝔢𝔭𝔩𝔞𝔠𝔢-𝔩𝔞𝔱𝔦𝔫-𝔞𝔩𝔭𝔥𝔞𝔟𝔢𝔱-𝔱𝔬-𝔤𝔬𝔱𝔥𝔦𝔠”. 𝔗𝔥𝔦𝔰 𝔴𝔦𝔩𝔩 𝔯𝔢𝔭𝔩𝔞𝔠𝔢 𝔞𝔩𝔩 𝔈𝔫𝔤𝔩𝔦𝔰𝔥 𝔞𝔩𝔭𝔥𝔞𝔟𝔢𝔱 𝔟𝔶 𝔊𝔬𝔱𝔥𝔦𝔠 𝔳𝔢𝔯𝔰𝔦𝔬𝔫 (𝔞𝔨𝔞 𝔅𝔩𝔞𝔠𝔨𝔩𝔢𝔱𝔱𝔢𝔯, 𝔉𝔯𝔞𝔨𝔱𝔲𝔯) 𝔱𝔥𝔞𝔱'𝔰 𝔞𝔳𝔞𝔦𝔩𝔞𝔟𝔩𝔢 𝔦𝔫 𝔘𝔫𝔦𝔠𝔬𝔡𝔢 𝔞𝔰 𝔠𝔥𝔞𝔯𝔞𝔠𝔱𝔢𝔯𝔰. ℌ𝔢𝔯𝔢'𝔰 𝔱𝔥𝔢 𝔠𝔬𝔡𝔢.

《𝔗𝔥𝔬𝔲 𝔖𝔥𝔞𝔩𝔱 𝔘𝔰𝔢 𝔈𝔪𝔞𝔠𝔰 𝔏𝔦𝔰𝔭》

it seems, they tried to filter spam that use Unicode to bypass spam filter, and i became the victim of collateral damage. [see Similar Characters Spam, 2012]