[DSECRG-00142] SAP Crystal Reports 2008 - actionNavjsp_xss

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2011-01-26T00:00:00


  XSS vulnerability found in SAP Crystal Report Server 2008

Application: SAP Crystal Report Server 2008 Versions Affected: SAP Crystal Report Server 2008 Vendor URL: http://sap.com Bugs: Linked XSS Vulnerability Exploits: YES Reported: 04.03.2010 Vendor response: 05.03.2010 Date of SAPNOTE Published: 8.10.2010 Date of Public Advisory: 14.01.2011 Authors: Dmitry Chastuhin Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG] (research [at] dsecrg [dot] com)


SAP Crystal Report Server 2008 contains a variety of features with which users can manage and share interactive reports and dashboards, as well as provide access to them via the Internet.


Multiple XSS vulnerabilities found in InfoView module 1. Vulnerability discovered in JSP - page actionNav.jsp module InfoView, located at http://sap_server_adr:8080/InfoViewApp/jsp/common/actionNav.faces. Vulnerable parameter - "actId". Any user can cheat a vulnerable link and steal user's or Administrator's cookie.

  1. Vulnerability discovered in JSP - page error.jsp module InfoView, located at http://sap_server_adr:8080/InfoViewApp/jsp/common/error.jsp Vulnerable parameter - "backUrl " Any user can cheat a vulnerable link and steal user's or Administrator's cookie.
  2. Vulnerability discovered in JSP - page logon.jsp module InfoView, located at http://sap_server_adr:8080/InfoViewApp/logon.jsp Vulnerable parameter - " logonAction " Any user can cheat a vulnerable link and steal user's or Administrator's cookie


http://dsecrg.com/pages/vul/show.php?id=301 http://www.sdn.sap.com/irj/sdn/index?rid=/webcontent/uuid/c05604f6-4eb3-2d10-eea7-ceb666083a6a https://service.sap.com/sap/support/notes/1458310

Fix Information

Solution to this issue is given in the 1458310 security note.


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