URLs that containing a plus symbol can't be displayed
JIRA is behind IIS and when trying to access JIRA URLs that contain a plus symbol in it, the page doesn't bring JIRA content. Instead, to returns the message "The request filtering module is configured to deny a request that contains a double escape sequence".
The following appears in the screen:
By default, IIS prohibits any URL that contains a '+' character in the URL from being served.
Set IIS to allow double escaping for JIRA site. It can be done in three different ways:
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