PT-2012-24: Directory traversal in SAP NetWeaver
Severity level: Medium
Impact: Arbitrary File Reading
Access Vector: Remote
Base Score: 5.0
CVE: not assigned
SAP NetWeaver is a special software solution by SAP that is a basis for all SAP Business Suite applications.
The specialists of the Positive Research center have detected "Directory traversal" vulnerability in SAP NetWeaver.
The system incorrectly checks reading file name that allows attackers to bypass filtering and read arbitrary files.
How to fix
Update your software up to the latest version
16.07.2012 - Vendor is notified
16.07.2012 - Vendor gets vulnerability details
14.05.2013 - Vendor releases fixed version and details
13.09.2013 - Public disclosure
The vulnerability was detected by Pavel Toporkov, Positive Research Center (Positive Technologies Company)
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