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How to avoid the new 'Help' URL handler vulnerability
Authored by: clindberg on May 19, '04 05:43:53PM
AppleScript itself is used to message an application to accept a URL. You need to have a GURL handler declared in your application's scriptSuite (possibly requiring the name "GetURL"; I'm not sure). Therefore, only real applications that have applescript enabled (and a GURL handler) can be the helper for a URL scheme.

You can use my RCDefaultApp pref pane (as mentioned in a previous reply) to just disable a URL scheme. The internal implementation is to assign it to a simple do-nothing application, which does declare a GURL handler.

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