This demo project is an approximation of Facebook's "View As" vulnerability that affected 50 million accounts. It demonstrates an insecure identity pattern used in API impersonation scenarios
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This is the source code of a demo that I prepared for the talk "Gaining lateral movement in cloud solutions by leveraging bad API impersonation designs", delivered at NULL Hyderabad security meetup. In a nutshell, this demo is an approximation of Facebook's View As vulnerability More details about this demo are on this blog post

Note: The demo was purposefully built with several identity-related design & implementation vulnerabilities, and basic webapp-related security controls were ignored. Please do not take it as an implementation reference for your production systems!