PT-2014-09: Sensitive Information Disclosure in SAP NetWeaver

Vulnerable software

SAP NetWeaver 
Version: 7.20 and earlier


Severity level

Severity level: Low
Impact: Information Disclosure
Access Vector: Remote

CVSS v2:
Base Score: 3.5
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVE: not assigned

Software description

SAP NetWeaver is a service-oriented integration platform and is the technical foundation for many SAP applications since the SAP Business Suite.

Vulnerability description

The specialists of the Positive Research center have detected a Sensitive Information Disclosure vulnerability in SAP NetWeaver.

An attacker can read any tables from SAP Central User Administration (SAP CUA) via accessing the system affiliated with SAP CUA.

How to fix

Update your software up to the latest version

Advisory status

21.03.2014 - Vendor gets vulnerability details
13.05.2014 - Vendor releases fixed version and details
27.08.2014 - Public disclosure


The vulnerability was detected by Dmitry Gutsko, Positive Research Center (Positive Technologies Company)


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