[Onapsis Security Advisory 2014-023] HTTP verb tampering issue in SAP_JTECHS

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2014-08-04T00:00:00



Onapsis Security Advisory2014-023: HTTP verb tampering issue in SAP_JTECHS

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  1. Impact on Business

By exploiting this vulnerability a remote unauthenticated attacker would be able to access restricted functionality and information.

Risk Level: Medium

  1. Advisory Information

    • Public Release Date: 2014-07-29
    • Subscriber Notification Date: 2014-07-29
    • Last Revised: 2014-07-25
    • Security Advisory ID: ONAPSIS-2012-023
    • Onapsis SVS ID: ONAPSIS-00061
    • Researcher: Nahuel D. Sanchez
    • Initial Base CVSS v2: 5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
  2. Vulnerability Information

    • Vendor: SAP
    • Affected Components:
  3. SAP Solution Manager 7.1 (Check SAP Note 1778940 for detailed information on affected releases)

    • Vulnerability Class: Authentication Bypass (CWE-302)
    • Remotely Exploitable: Yes
    • Locally Exploitable: No
    • Authentication Required: No
    • Detection Module available in Onapsis X1: Yes
    • Original Advisory: http://www.onapsis.com/resources/get.php?resid=adv_onapsis-2014-023
  4. Affected Components Description

The License Measurement Servlet allows system administrators to review System's license usage and perform system tests.

  1. Vulnerability Details

License Measurement Servlet is prone to verb tampering attacks, allowing remote unauthenticated attackers to access restricted functionality.

Technical details about this issue are not disclosed at this moment with the purpose of providing enough time to affected customers to patch their systems and protect against the exploitation of the described vulnerability.

  1. Solution

SAP has released SAP Note 1778940 which provides patched versions of the affected components.

The patches can be downloaded from https://service.sap.com/sap/support/notes/1778940 .

Onapsis strongly recommends SAP customers to download the related security fixes and apply them to the affected components in order to reduce business risks.

  1. Report Timeline

2012-07-30: Onapsis provides vulnerability information to SAP AG. 2012-08-01: SAP confirms having the information of vulnerability. 2014-04-08: SAP releases security patches. 2014-07-29: Onapsis notifies availability of security advisory.

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