PT-2013-23: Sensitive Information Disclosure in SAP NetWeaver
Version: 7.20 and earlier
Version: 7.31 and earlier
Severity level: Medium
Impact: Sensitive Information Disclosure
Access Vector: Remote
Base Score: 4.9
CVE: not assigned
SAP NetWeaver is a service-oriented integration platform and is the technical foundation for many SAP applications since the SAP Business Suite.
The specialists of the Positive Research center have detected a Sensitive Information Disclosure vulnerability in SAP NetWeaver.
Thus, obtaining access to the SAP server (access to the table RSECTAB is required), an attacker can retrieve passwords to access other SAP systems, for which RFC connections have been created.
How to fix
Update your software up to the latest version
20.03.2013 - Vendor gets vulnerability details
12.11.2013 - Vendor releases fixed version and details
27.11.2013 - Public disclosure
The vulnerability was detected by Dmitry Sklyarov, Dmitry Gutsko, Positive Research Center (Positive Technologies Company)
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