[Web Previewer] Fix for HTML Injection warning
Forge component by Rui Mendes
Application Type
Traditional Web

Hi, 

I was playing around with this Webviewer and noticed HTML injection warning in the expression to show pdf. 

I managed to fix this by replacing the unescaped expression by an Iframe widget. Are there any disadvantages for using this widget ? 

Thanks,

Silvia

Hello Silvia,


The only "downside" of this component is if your project/company has some security restrictions on 3rd parties like Microsoft/Google, since it uses an iframe to allow the preview of xlxs,docx etc. documents.

In one of our projects it was a no-go since we have a content security policy in place that doesn't allow external redirects/iframes in the applications.


Regards,

Bogdan

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