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Can I trust the results from the Disqus API, not to include evil scripts? Can I find information somewhere. Would you sanitize the JSON data, that is returned? Official answers?

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Assuming you're talking about the body of a comment, there's nothing to worry about. We already sanitize comment and thread messages.

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Just to add to this, I use the raw result in my plugin and haven't had any issues. – Andrew Bartel Dec 9 '13 at 23:56

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