Stored XSS viva .webmv file upload in star7th/showdoc


Reported on

Mar 14th 2022


The application allows .webmv files to upload which lead to stored XSS

Proof of Concept

1.First, open your text file/notepad and paste the below payload and save it as XSS.webmv:





<script>alert('XSS_by_Samprit Das')</script>


2.Then go to and login with your account.

3.After that navigate to file library (

4.In the File Library page, click the Upload button and choose the XSS.webmv

5.After uploading the file, click on the check button to open that file in a new tab.



This allows attackers to execute malicious scripts in the user's browser and it can lead to session hijacking, sensitive data exposure, and worse.

We are processing your report and will contact the star7th/showdoc team within 24 hours. 2 years ago
star7th validated this vulnerability 2 years ago
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star7th marked this as fixed in 2.10.4 with commit 3caa32 2 years ago
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