Back CVE-2022-38902 Stored XSS with SVG file description


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Document Library module in Liferay Portal 7.3.5 through allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via  a crafted payload injected into an SVG file's 'Description' text field.


5.4 (CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)

Affected Version(s)

  • Liferay Portal 7.3.5 - 7.3.7
  • Liferay Portal 7.4.0 -

Fixed Version(s)

There is no fix available for Liferay Portal 7.3. Please upgrade to Liferay Portal 7.4.


This issue was reported by Rafal Lykowski, A1 Digital International

Publication date: Wed, 05 Oct 2022 10:00:00 +0000

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