When creating issues through integrated tools like slack, symbols and special characters are rendered as emoji.
Steps to reproduce
1. Create an issue from slack
2. Add the character ": p" (without the space) to the description
2. Save the content and create an issue
Symbols are rendered.
Emoji is rendered.
Disable the New Jira Issue View.
– This can be done by Clicking on the Profile Icon at the bottom left -> Personal Settings (or Profile). Under the "Labs" section, disable the "New Jira Issue View".