SAP BusinessObjects InfoView Cross Site Scripting

Credit: Onapsis
Risk: Low
Local: No
Remote: Yes

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 Onapsis Security Advisory 2014-010: SAP BusinessObjects InfoView Reflected Cross Site Scripting This advisory can be downloaded in PDF format from By downloading this advisory from the Onapsis Resource Center, you will gain access to beforehand information on upcoming advisories, presentations and new research projects from the Onapsis Research Labs, as well as exclusive access to special promotions for upcoming trainings and conferences. 1. Impact on Business By exploiting this vulnerability a remote unauthenticated attacker would be able to attack other users of the system. Risk Level: Low 2. Advisory Information - -- Public Release Date: 2014-04-28 - -- Subscriber Notification Date: 2014-04-28 - -- Last Revised: 2014-04-25 - -- Security Advisory ID: ONAPSIS-2014-010 - -- Onapsis SVS ID: ONAPSIS-00071 - -- Researcher: Willis Vandevanter - -- Initial Base CVSS v2: 4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/AU:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) 3. Vulnerability Information - -- Vendor: SAP - -- Affected Components: * SAP BusinessObjects (Check SAP Note 1931399 for detailed information on affected releases) - -- Vulnerability Class: Reflected Cross Site Scripting (CWE-79) - -- Remotely Exploitable: Yes - -- Locally Exploitable: No - -- Authentication Required: No - -- Original Advisory: 4. Affected Components Description The BusinessObjects InfoView web application is part of the standard BusinessObjects installation. It is commonly used to view reports, dashboards, and other remotely accessible client functionality. 5. Vulnerability Details A reflected Cross-Site scripting vulnerability exists in the InfoView application. An attacker could send a link to a victim that when clicked on could compromise their account. 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. 6. Solution SAP has released SAP Note 1931399 which provide patched versions of the affected components. The patches can be downloaded from Onapsis strongly recommends SAP customers to download the related security fixes and apply them to the affected components in order to reduce business risks. 7. Report Timeline 2013-08-29: Onapsis provides vulnerability information to SAP AG. 2013-08-30: SAP confirms having the information of vulnerability. 2014-01-14: SAP releases security patches. 2014-04-28: Onapsis notifies availability of security advisory. About Onapsis, Inc. Onapsis provides innovative security software solutions to protect ERP systems from cyber-attacks. Through unmatched ERP security, compliance and continuous monitoring products, Onapsis secures the business-critical infrastructure of its global customers against espionage, sabotage and financial fraud threats. Onapsis X1, the company's flagship product, is the industry's first comprehensive solution for the automated security assessment of SAP platforms. Being the first and only SAP-certified solution of its kind, Onapsis X1 allows customers to perform automated Vulnerability Assessments, Security & Compliance Audits and Penetration Tests over their entire SAP platform. Onapsis is backed by the Onapsis Research Labs, a world-renowned team of SAP & ERP security experts who are continuously invited to lecture at the leading IT security conferences, such as RSA and BlackHat, and featured by mainstream media such as CNN, Reuters, IDG and New York Times. For further information about our solutions, please contact us at and visit our website at -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.12 (GNU/Linux) iEYEARECAAYFAlNewUsACgkQz3i6WNVBcDW7ZQCg3FoyDZ9aPdmuznlMVzTT8sQF ZeYAoMeJGbuxxulsqz8iXNGGu8E20HhM =ufO8 -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

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