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Disallow usage of javascript: URLs (react/jsx-no-script-url)

In React 16.9 any URLs starting with javascript: scheme log a warning. React considers the pattern as a dangerous attack surface, see details. In a future major release, React will throw an error if it encounters a javascript: URL.

Rule Details

Examples of incorrect code for this rule:

<a href="javascript:"></a>
<a href="javascript:void(0)"></a>
<a href="j\n\n\na\rv\tascript:"></a>

Examples of correct code for this rule:

<Foo href="javascript:"></Foo>
<a href={"javascript:"}></a>

Rule Options

  "react/jsx-no-script-url": [
        "name": "Link",
        "props": ["to"]
        "name": "Foo",
        "props": ["href", "to"]

Allows you to indicate a specific list of properties used by a custom component to be checked.


Component name.


List of properties that should be validated.

Examples of incorrect code for this rule, when configured with the above options:

<Link to="javascript:void(0)"></Link>
<Foo href="javascript:void(0)"></Foo>
<Foo to="javascript:void(0)"></Foo>